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Distractibility Medical Research Studies

Up-to-date List of Distractibility Medical Research Studies

What Research is Being Done?

A clinical study involves research using human volunteers (also called participants) that is intended to add to medical knowledge. There are two main types of clinical studies: clinical trials (also called interventional studies) and observational studies. Following list includes both interventional and observational studies.

Latest Distractibility Medical Research Studies

Rank Status Study
1 Unknown  Study of the Distractibility Syndrome in Patients With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Condition: Supranuclear Palsy, Progressive
Intervention: Drug: donepezil
Outcome Measure:
2 Recruiting The Effects of Breakfast on Neuropsychological Functioning
Condition: Neuropsychology
Interventions: Other: Nutella Breakfast;   Other: Waffle Breakfast
Outcome Measures: Visual Search Paradigm change across three timepoints;   CPT-II change across three timepoints;   WISC-IV subtests (Working Memory/Attention) change across three timepoints;   WRAML2 subtests change across three timepoints;   TOMAL subtest change across three timepoints;   WISC-IV subtests (Processing Speed) change across three timepoints;   Blood Ketones;   Demographic Questionnaire;   Breakfast Consumption Patterns;   Food Insecurity Scale;   Children's Sleep Habits Questionnaire (CSHQ);   Family Inventory of Life Events and Changes (FILE) Questionnaire;   Physical Exam;   Blood measurements
3 Recruiting A Controlled Trial of Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors Added to Stimulant Medication in Youth With Severe Mood Dysregulation
Conditions: Mood Disorder;   Mental Disorder Diagnosed in Childhood;   Attention Deficit and Disruptive Behavior Disorder;   Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Interventions: Drug: Citalopram;   Drug: Methylphenidate
Outcome Measure: Clinical Global Impression -- Improvement; Aberrant Behavior Checklist irritability subscale
4 Recruiting Open-label Safety Study in Adults With ADHD
Condition: Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Intervention: Drug: SEP-225289
Outcome Measures: The incidence of AEs (or SAEs), and AEs (or SAEs) leading to discontinuation.;   Clinical evaluations (vital signs, physical examination, body weight, and 12 lead ECG);   Clinical laboratory evaluations (serum chemistry, hematology, lipid panel, thyroid panel, and urinalysis);   Drug Effects Questionnaire (DEQ) and Physician Withdrawal Checklist (PWC);   Frequency and severity of suicidal ideation and suicidal behavior using the Columbia - Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C SSRS);   Change from baseline in ADHD RS IV with adult prompts total score;   Change from baseline in Clinical Global Impression - Severity (CGI S) score;   Change from baseline in the ADHD RS IV with adult prompts inattentiveness and hyperactivity-impulsivity subscale scores;   Change from baseline in AIM A in global domain scores (Performance and Daily Functioning, Impact of Symptoms: Daily Interference, Impact of Symptoms: Bother/Concern, Relationships/Communication, Living with ADHD, and General Well-being);   Change from baseline in Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) total score;   Change from baseline in Sheehan Disability Scale (SDS) domain scores: work/school, family life, social life;   Change from baseline in Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function®-Adult Version (BRIEF®) A Global Executive Composite score;   Change from baseline in Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI) global score;   Change from baseline in ADHD Impact Module - Adult (AIM A) in global domain score - Relationships/Communication;   Change from baseline in ADHD Impact Module - Adult (AIM A) in global domain score - Living with ADHD
5 Recruiting A Randomized Controlled Study of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Adults With Attention Deficit Disorder
Condition: Attention Deficit Disorder
Interventions: Behavioral: CBT only;   Behavioral: CBT with booster sessions
Outcome Measures: Change in ADHD Rating Scale;   Change in Conners Adult ADHD Rating Scale Self-report Screening Version (CAARS-S:SV);   Change in Self-Rating Anxiety Scale (SAS);   Change in Self-rating depression scale (SDS);   Change in Behavior Rating Inventory of Executive Function-Adult Version (BRIEF-A);   Change in Cambridge Neuropsychological Test Automatic Battery (CANTAB);   Change in Barratt impulsiveness scale (BIS);   Change in self-esteem scale (SES);   Change in World Health Organization Quality of Life-Brief Version (WHOQOL-BREF);   Change in Brain Oxygenation Level Dependent (BOLD) Signal

These studies may lead to new treatments and are adding insight into Distractibility etiology and treatment.

A major focus of Distractibility research is the development of new drugs and other treatment options. Studies seek to identify new drugs to treat various related disorders and to find safer, more effective doses for medications already being used. Other research is aimed at identifying receptors or drug targets.

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