Maintaining Cognitive Health in Aging Veterans
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02023944|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 30, 2013
Last Update Posted : November 27, 2017
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Healthy People Programs||Other: Memory and Aging Course||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||60 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Single Group Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Maintaining Cognitive Health in Aging Veterans|
|Actual Study Start Date :||November 1, 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 1, 2017|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||November 1, 2017|
12-week course on aging
Other: Memory and Aging Course
This is a 12-week course that will provide participants with an understanding of what normal and pathological aging processes look like. It will also provide participants with methods to maintain healthy lifestyles as they continue to grow older.
No Intervention: Control, No Intervention
- Knowledge of Memory Aging Questionnaire-Revised [ Time Frame: Within 1 week of start of program ]Measures laypersons' knowledge of memory changes in adulthood for research or educational purposes using true/false/"don't know" questions, with half of the questions pertaining to normal memory aging and the other half covering pathological memory deficits due to non-normative factors, such as dementia. Test-retest reliability and convergent and discriminant validity were established at adequate levels.
- Multifactorial Memory Questionnaire (MMQ) [ Time Frame: Within 1 week of start of program ]The MMQ is a measure constructed to reflect aspects of memory that are potentially amenable to clinical intervention.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02023944
|United States, Massachusetts|
|Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA|
|Bedford, Massachusetts, United States, 01730|
|Principal Investigator:||Maureen O'Connor, PsyD||Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA|