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Guidance for Elderly With Cognitive Disorders (BOCS)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01076855
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2015 by University Hospital, Ghent.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 26, 2010
Last Update Posted : June 3, 2015
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Ghent

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the programme is to facilitate the anticipation of dementia both in elderly patients suffering from this disease and in their carers and to diminish care burden in order to improve quality of life and daily functioning.

Condition or disease
Mild Dementia

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 100 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Guidance Programme for Elderly With Cognitive Disorders
Study Start Date : January 2010
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2015
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2015

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MedlinePlus related topics: Dementia
U.S. FDA Resources

Group/Cohort
Elderly with mild dementia
>70 years old and presence of a carer



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Quality of life and care burden at 0, 3 and 6 months. [ Time Frame: 0, 3 and 6 months ]

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Cognitive, behavioural and affective status [ Time Frame: 0, 3 and 6 months ]


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Ages Eligible for Study:   70 Years and older   (Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
elderly (>70 years) with mild dementia in presence of a carer.
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • elderly (> 70 years) with mild dementia in presence of a carer.

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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01076855


Contacts
Contact: Mirko Petrovic, MD, PhD mirko.petrovic@ugent.be
Contact: Carine Sachem carine.sachem@uzgent.be

Locations
Belgium
University Hospital Ghent Recruiting
Ghent, Belgium
Contact: Mirko Petrovic, MD, PhD       mirko.petrovic@ugent.be   
Principal Investigator: Mirko Petrovic, MD, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
University Hospital, Ghent
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mirko Petrovic, MD, PhD University Hospital, Ghent

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01076855     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010/008
First Posted: February 26, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2015
Last Verified: June 2015

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dementia
Cognition Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders