(MIGA) Mini Geriatric Assessment To Replace the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (MIGA)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01318759|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2011 by Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center.
Recruitment status was: Recruiting
First Posted : March 18, 2011
Last Update Posted : March 18, 2011
This is a comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA) currently used to evaluate elderly people in order to be able to assess their multiple organ pathology, cognitive, functional and social problems. This CGA is a very time consuming tool although a powerful one.
The investigators want to present a new assessment test witch is short and comprehensive tool witch will be checked in ambulatory and in-hospital geriatric patients.
|Condition or disease|
MIGA test (Mini Geriatric Assessment) includes the following parameters Walking outdoors, Transfer, ADL-Dressing, Washing, Continence, Vision, Hearing, Pain, Sleeping, Weight loss, Get-Up-And-Go test, Short term memory, Clock drawing test, Falls, functional reach of hands, Depression, Behavioral problems, social support, Admissions, Polypharmacy,
All patients will be assessed by the traditional CGA and by the new MIGA test. Time consuming of the two tests will be measured and compared.
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Estimated Enrollment :||400 participants|
|Official Title:||(MIGA) Mini Geriatric Assessment as Compared to the Current CGA|
|Study Start Date :||March 2011|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||March 2014|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||March 2014|
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01318759
|Study Director:||Yaffa Lerman, MD||Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center|
|Principal Investigator:||Oksana Borodin, MD||Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center|