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Screening for Memory Studies

2014-08-27 03:13:41 | BioPortfolio

Summary

We hope to recruit participants into various clinical trials and research projects.

Description

The purpose of this protocol is to advertise, recruit, and do a preliminary screen for various clinical trials. Information collected will be entered in a database available to researchers connected with the Stanford/VA Aging Clinical Research Center, located at VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto Division.

Study Design

Observational Model: Ecologic or Community

Conditions

Memory

Intervention

Memory screening test

Location

VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Palo Alto
California
United States
94304

Status

Recruiting

Source

Stanford University

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:41-0400

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Type of declarative memory, consisting of personal memory in contrast to general knowledge.

Neurological process involving the conversion of learned information into long-term memory.

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Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.

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