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Driving Ability Among People With Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified May 2012 by Areej Wishahi, Tel Aviv University.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01608256
First Posted: May 31, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 31, 2012
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Areej Wishahi, Tel Aviv University
  Purpose
The Purpose of this study is to assess the effect of MCI on driving ability by using on road driving test. The relationship between their driving outcome and their cognitive decline will be examined.

Condition
Mild Cognitive Impairment

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Assessing the Effect of MCI on Driving Ability by Using on Road Driving Test. The Relationship Between Their Driving Outcome and Their Cognitive Decline Will be Examined

Further study details as provided by Areej Wishahi, Tel Aviv University:

Estimated Enrollment: 60
Study Start Date: June 2012
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date: July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
mild cognitive impairment
men and women, aged 50 to 70. The inclusion criteria are:diagnosis of MCI (given by a neurologist), valid driver's license and driving experience of at least a year. the exclusion criteria are: people diagnosed with other neurological damage such as: dementia, CVA and head injury, people with sensory or motor impairment.
Healthy people
Men and women, ages 50-70. the inclusion criteria are: healthy people with out neurological disease or psychiatric illness, have valid driver's license and driving experience of at least a year.

Detailed Description:

Each subject will be evaluated by test battery which is accepted to driving assessment and include: The Montreal Cognitive Assessment, Clock Drawing Task, Color Trail Test, Motor Free Visual Perception, Visual Spatial Search Task , Awareness Questionnaire and on road driving test.

The difference between outcome measures of the on road test between the patient group and the control group will be tested. The correlation between outcome measures of the on road test and the cognitive tests will be examined.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   50 Years to 70 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
primary care clinic
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment(given by a neurologist), valid driver's license and driving experience of at least a year.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • people diagnosed with other neurological damage such as: dementia, CVA and head injury, people with sensory or motor impairment
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01608256


Contacts
Contact: Areej Wishahi, B.A. areej-joda@yahoo.com

Locations
Israel
Sherotw breot Clalit Not yet recruiting
Hedera, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Tel Aviv University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Areej Wishahi, Student for the MA degree, Tel Aviv University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01608256     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: ק0012012
First Submitted: May 25, 2012
First Posted: May 31, 2012
Last Update Posted: May 31, 2012
Last Verified: May 2012

Keywords provided by Areej Wishahi, Tel Aviv University:
mild cognitive impairment
Automobile Driving
cognitive aspects

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cognitive Dysfunction
Cognition Disorders
Neurocognitive Disorders
Mental Disorders