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The Influence of Personality on Two Aspects of Cognitive Performance: Processing Speed, and Accuracy.

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00729820
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified June 2008 by BeerYaakov Mental Health Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : August 8, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 8, 2008
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Study Description
Brief Summary:
Recently, a lot of evidence for a relation between measures of cognitive performance and personality characteristics has been collected. The use of computer based latency measures is often used to study mental processes in cognitive, as well as, in personality research On the basis of these relationships we can ask a question that relates to the practical usefulness (validity) of processing speed, accuracy of performance and personality measures in predicting impulsive behavior.

Condition or disease
Healthy

Study Design

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30 participants
Official Title: The Influence of Personality on Two Aspects of Cognitive Performance: Processing Speed, and Accuracy.
Study Start Date : August 2008
Groups and Cohorts


Outcome Measures

Eligibility Criteria

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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
  1. Men and women at age - 20-50 years
  2. The following demographic and anamnesis' data should be readily available:

Age, ethnicity, marital and educational status. History of physical disorders and pharmacological treatments.

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Men and women at age - 20-50 years

Exclusion Criteria:

  • History of psychiatric disorders, previous hospitalizations and psychopharmacological treatments
  • History of alcohol and substance abuse
More Information

Responsible Party: dr kertzman semion, Beer-Yaakov MHC
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00729820     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: cognitive performance-221CTIL
First Posted: August 8, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 8, 2008
Last Verified: June 2008

Keywords provided by BeerYaakov Mental Health Center:
PERSONALITY
COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE
the practical usefulness (validity) of processing speed, accuracy of performance and personality measures in predicting impulsive behavior