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Clinical Trial Details

Overview

Research Study Summary

A clinical trial seeking patients for a research study for the treatment of Alzheimer's Disease or Dementia

Research Study Title

Comparative Assessment of Clinical Efficacy of Donepezil Between the Naive Group and the Switching Group

Purpose

To compare the clinical efficacy of donepezil between the naive group and the switching group.

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Gender

Both Male and Female

Age

N/A

Overall Status

Recruiting

Lead Sponsor

Samsung Medical Center

Duration

58 Months

Facility Type

N/A

Eligibility

Both Male and Female ages up to N/A

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. A diagnosis of probable AD according to the criteria of the NINCDS-ADRDA

  2. Korean version Mini-Mental State Examination scores between 10 and 26

  3. History of cognitive decline that had been gradual in onset and progressive over at least 6 months

  4. A caregiver who could assist the patient with medication, attend the assessment and provide information about the patient.

Exclusion Criteria:

  1. they had evidence of any neurodegenerative diseases other than AD (i.e. Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease)

  2. Psychiatric disorder or severe behavioral disturbances that required psychotropic medications

  3. Cerebral injuries induced by trauma, hypoxia, and/or ischemia

  4. Clinically active cerebrovascular disease; History of seizure disorder

  5. Other physical conditions that required acute treatment.

Site Locations (1)

Country State City Zip Facility and Contact
Korea, Republic of Seoul 135-710 Samsung Medical Center
Doh Kwan Kim, M.D.,Ph.D.
82-2-3410-3582
paulkim@skku.edu

Contact

Doh Kwan Kim, PhD., M.D.
82-2-3410-3582
E-mail:

NCT ID: NCT01023425

Date Last Changed: June 26, 2012

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