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Screening for Memory Studies

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
VA Office of Research and Development
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Stanford University Identifier:
First received: May 11, 2010
Last updated: August 19, 2015
Last verified: August 2015
We hope to recruit participants into various clinical trials and research projects.

Condition Intervention
Memory Loss Memory Deficits Dementia Behavioral: Memtrax Memory screening test

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Official Title: Screening for Memory Studies

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Further study details as provided by Stanford University:

Estimated Enrollment: 2000
Study Start Date: June 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date: December 2019 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Older Adults
Persons over age 60
Behavioral: Memtrax Memory screening test
Memory Screening test
Other Name: Memory screening

Detailed Description:
The purpose of this protocol is to advertise, recruit, and do a preliminary screen for various clinical trials. Information collected will be entered in a database available to researchers connected with the Stanford/VA Aging Clinical Research Center, located at VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto Division.

Ages Eligible for Study:   55 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
healthy older adults with memory concerns

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Age 55 or over.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Major psychiatric problems.
  • Major medical problems.
  • Aversion to test-taking.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01123018

United States, California
VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Palo Alto, California, United States, 94304
Sponsors and Collaborators
Stanford University
VA Office of Research and Development
Principal Investigator: J. Wesson Ashford Jr., MD, PhD Stanford University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Stanford University Identifier: NCT01123018     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: SU-06302009-2900
Study First Received: May 11, 2010
Last Updated: August 19, 2015

Keywords provided by Stanford University:
Memory Loss

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Memory Disorders
Brain Diseases
Central Nervous System Diseases
Nervous System Diseases
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders
Neurobehavioral Manifestations
Neurologic Manifestations
Signs and Symptoms processed this record on September 19, 2017