Find Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Clinical Trials
Search for clinical trials and studies related to Alzheimer's, other dementias, mild cognitive impairment, and caregiving.
Results found: 22
Purpose: To test methylphenidate (Ritalin®) as a treatment for clinically significant apathy in people with Alzheimer's disease.
Purpose: To develop and assess a tool enabling caregivers to recognize dementia-related agitation and intervene before it escalates.
Purpose: To compare the efficacy of two doses of brexpiprazole (Rexulti) in older adults with agitation associated with Alzheimer's disease.
Purpose: To test the effects of a cognitive-behavioral therapy program on cognitive performance and stress levels in African-American adults with mild cognitive impairment.
Purpose: To compare the effectiveness of two evidence-based models of dementia care.
Purpose: To test training for care partners and people with early-stage memory loss or dementia to reduce stress and increase well-being and quality of life.
Purpose: To evaluate the safety and efficacy of escitalopram (Lexapro) to treat agitation in Alzheimer's disease.
Purpose: To develop and test a telehealth intervention to address interpersonal difficulties between caregivers and persons with dementia in families with veterans.
Purpose: To determine the effects of dance movement and social engagement on quality of life in older adults with mild cognitive impairment or early Alzheimer's disease.
Purpose: To test the effect of a telephone-based intervention on reducing the burdens of dementia-associated symptoms and behaviors.
Purpose: To evaluate a program of activities to improve symptoms of disturbed sleep-wake cycles in people with dementia who live at home.
Purpose: To test the effects of a tailored lighting system on sleep, mood, inflammation, and glucose tolerance in older adults with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and type 2 diabetes.
Purpose: To adapt and examine a mind-body program, called Active Brains, to meet the needs of older adults with chronic pain and mild cognitive impairment.
Purpose:To test whether Horizant, a drug approved for treating restless legs syndrome (RLS), could reduce nighttime agitation and improve sleep in nursing home residents with Alzheimer's and RLS.
Purpose: To examine the effectiveness of an established counseling approach and a variation of it for veterans with dementia and their family caregivers who have high levels of stress.
Purpose: To examine the effects of an intervention to reduce negative emotions and pain in older adults who are cognitively normal or have mild cognitive impairment.
Purpose: To investigate the effects of transcranial direct current stimulation during short-term memory therapy in people with primary progressive aphasia and related neurodegenerative conditions.
Purpose: To test an Internet-based education program for dementia caregivers.
Purpose: To test the effects of a behavioral intervention known as strategy training on the progression of disability in older adults with mild cognitive impairment.
Purpose: To test a distance-learning training program for family caregivers of people with Alzheimer's or TBI in reducing care-resistant behaviors.
Purpose: To test lithium as a treatment for psychosis and agitation in older adults with Alzheimer's disease.
Purpose: To evaluate whether weighted blankets can reduce agitation in hospitalized patients with dementia.