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Guidance for Elderly With Cognitive Disorders (BOCS)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified June 2015 by University Hospital, Ghent.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01076855
First Posted: February 26, 2010
Last Update Posted: June 3, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University Hospital, Ghent
  Purpose
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
Mild Dementia

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Guidance Programme for Elderly With Cognitive Disorders

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Further study details as provided by University Hospital, Ghent:

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

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

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: January 2010
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2015 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Elderly with mild dementia
>70 years old and presence of a carer

  Eligibility

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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.
  Contacts and Locations
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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
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: University Hospital, Ghent
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01076855     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2010/008
First Submitted: February 25, 2010
First Posted: February 26, 2010
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