Training in the Workplace

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 30, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 26, 2014
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sara W Lazar, Massachusetts General Hospital

Brief Summary:
We are testing whether various cognitive training procedures can enhance cognition and brain function

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Healthy Individuals Behavioral: Program 1 Behavioral: Program 2 Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 75 participants
Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)
Primary Purpose: Basic Science
Official Title: Training in the Workplace
Study Start Date : April 2010
Actual Primary Completion Date : November 2014
Actual Study Completion Date : November 2014

Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Program 1
Program 1
Behavioral: Program 1
Active Comparator: Program 2
Program 2
Behavioral: Program 2

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. MRI [ Time Frame: 2 hours Pre and Post intervention ]
    Functional and structural MR images will be acquired

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Healthy individuals aged 18-50 years old
  • Right handed
  • Must have reliable internet access from a desktop computer with webcam
  • English speaking

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Neurological conditions
  • pregnancy
  • metalic implants

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01113944

United States, Massachusetts
Massachusettts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 02129
Sponsors and Collaborators
Massachusetts General Hospital
Principal Investigator: Sara Lazar, PhD MGH

Responsible Party: Sara W Lazar, Associate Research Scientist, Massachusetts General Hospital Identifier: NCT01113944     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: YEL1
First Posted: April 30, 2010    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: November 26, 2014
Last Verified: November 2014