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: 29
Purpose: To evaluate the effectiveness of an adult day services program to improve the well-being of caregivers of older adults 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 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 test a tailored behavioral intervention for LGBT individuals with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and their caregivers.
Purpose: To test cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia to improve the sleep of community-dwelling persons living with dementia and their caregivers.
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 develop effective interventions that improve swallowing for people with Alzheimer's Disease at risk for pneumonia.
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 test the long-term effect of a light treatment on cognition, sleep, and metabolism in people with MCI, mild Alzheimer's disease, or a related dementia.
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 a mobile application designed to monitor and support individuals with dementia-related agitation.
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 evaluate a program that provides daily mouth care for assisted living residents with dementia.
Purpose: To evaluate the benefits of an early palliative-care intervention for people with cognitive impairment and their family caregivers.
Purpose: To compare Problem Adaptation Therapy to Supportive Therapy for improving cognitive, affective and functioning outcomes in people with mild cognitive impairment.
Purpose: To develop a sleep intervention program for people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers, who both experience sleep difficulties.
Purpose: To evaluate the use of SmartPrompt, a smartphone-based electronic reminder aid that is designed to help older adults with dementia perform daily tasks.
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 a telephone-based behavioral intervention designed to reduce anxiety and associated psychological distress in dementia caregivers.
Purpose: To study the use of a videoconference-based system known as Support via Technology: Living and Learning with Advancing Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias to provide education and support to family caregivers, as well as the person with dementia.
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 evaluate whether weighted blankets can reduce agitation in hospitalized patients with dementia.