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This study looks at whether treadmill exercise and memory training on a computer can improve memory in Parkinson's Disease
Executive memory loss is common in Parkinson's Disease (PD). There is no known treatment for it. This study looks at whether executive memory function is improved in PD by either treadmill aerobic training, computerized memory training, or a combination of both.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
treadmill training, computerized memory training
VA Maryland Health Care System, Baltimore
Not yet recruiting
Department of Veterans Affairs
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:12:25-0400
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