Memory Loss | Screening for Memory Studies
Memory Loss research study
What is the primary objective of this study?
We hope to recruit participants into various clinical trials and research projects.
Who is eligible to participate?
Inclusion Criteria: - Age 55 or over. Exclusion Criteria: - Major psychiatric problems. - Major medical problems. - Aversion to test-taking.
Which medical condition, disease, disorder, syndrome, illness, or injury is researched?
Interventions can include giving participants drugs, medical devices, procedures, vaccines, and other products that are either investigational or already available or noninvasive approaches such as surveys, education, and interviews.
Behavioral:Memtrax Memory screening testMemory Screening test
Research studies and clinical trials typically have two or more research arms. An arm is a group of people who receive the same treatment in the study.
Older AdultsPersons over age 60 Participants will complete the Memtrax memory screening test
Active, not recruiting
Start Date: June 2007
Completed Date: December 2019
Study sponsors, principal investigator, and references
Principal Investigator: J. Wesson Ashford Jr., MD, PhD
Lead Sponsor: John Wesson Ashford Jr
Collaborator: VA Office of Research and Development
Ashford JW, Borson S. Primary care screening for dementia and mild cognitive impairment. JAMA. 2008 Mar 12;299(10):1132-3; author reply 1133-4. doi: 10.1001/jama.299.10.1132-b.