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Effects of Exercise and Cognitive Training on Cognitive Function in Older Adults

2014-08-27 03:17:04 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to gain a better understanding of the effects of exercise and cognitive training on improving brain function in healthy older adults who may be at risk for developing Alzheimer's Disease.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Aging

Intervention

Exercise Training, Cognitive Training, Flexibility Training, Educational Sessions

Location

The Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland
Ohio
United States
44195

Status

Recruiting

Source

The Cleveland Clinic

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:04-0400

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