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Dementia Clinical Trials

A listing of Dementia medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (8) clinical trials

Investigate the Efficacy and Effectiveness of Aromatherapy for the Management of Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia

In recent decades, following an increased longevity in Hong Kong, there is a drastic increase in the prevalence chronic conditions, including dementia. Behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BDSP) seem to be the main reasons of suffering for many older adults. This condition does not only pose a burden to ...

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A Randomised Controlled Trial of Coenzyme Q10 in Patients With Schizophrenia

Coenzyme-Q10 (CoQ10) is an essential cofactor in the mitochondrial electron-transport-chain in addition to being a potent lipophilic antioxidant. Deficits in CoQ10 status have been linked to cardiovascular disease, cognitive decline, fatigue, and depression. CoQ10 supplementation may have a potential therapeutic value for patients with schizophrenia. This is a double-blind, placebo-controlled, ...

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Dementia Specific Respite Care Concept.

Around the world, caring relatives play the most important role in care of people with dementia (PwD) at home. In 2012 approximately 24.3 million people were affected by dementia worldwide and more than 1.5 million people are suffering from dementia in Germany. These numbers are expected to rise up significantly ...

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A Safety Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics Study of MK-8189 in Participants With Schizophrenia and in Healthy Participants (MK-8189-007).

This 2-panel study will evaluate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics (PK) and corrected QT interval (QTc) effect of MK-8189 in healthy participants (Panel A) and in participants with schizophrenia (Panel B).


"Art Therapy" in Acute Psychiatry

Background: Given the complexity of this problem, psychiatric in-patients in the acute stage of their disease need different types of therapeutic programs to recover they mental health state. Usually they're submitted to systematic biological programs (namely psychopharmaceuticals), often considered a priority when compared to psychosocial programs. Among the different therapies ...

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Effectiveness-Implementation Cluster RCT to Improve Community-dwelling Early Dementia Patients by Music Intervention

Dementia is a neurodegenerative disorder and it can adversely affect patient's cognitive, behavioural, social and emotional functioning. Its prevalence will increase continuously because of the increase in aging population and it is predicted that around 333,000 people in Hong Kong (equivalent to 11% population aged 60 or above) will suffer ...

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Music to Reduce Use of Smoking in Patients With Schizophrenia

The purpose of this study is to explore the impact of self-selected music listening which targets disrupting the reward process maintaining smoking and additionally attenuating the reward processing deficits associated with schizophrenia. Five participants with schizophrenia/schizoaffective disorder who smoke/nicotine will participate in an individual session of self-selected music listening for ...

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Effects of Oral Levosimendan (ODM-109) on Respiratory Function in Patients With ALS

This study will evaluate whether prolonged oral levosimendan can preserve respiratory function more effectively than placebo, resulting in better patient functionality as measured by the ALSFRS-R scale. In this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, parallel-group, multicenter study, subjects are allocated in a 2:1 ratio to receive either levosimendan (1 -2 mg daily) ...