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The purpose of this study is to improve cognitive dysfunction following chemotherapy, the investigators investigated to see whether a cognitive training for memory and concentration skills can improve cognitive performance in patients following cancer treatment.
Patients following chemotherapy invited for a cognitive training. Before and after cognitive function will evaluate.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
cognitive training, control group
Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin
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Charite University, Berlin, Germany
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-24T14:10:56-0400
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Cognitive disorders including delirium, dementia, and other cognitive disorders. These may be the result of substance use, trauma, or other causes.
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Diminished or impaired mental and/or intellectual function.
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