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Tuesday 21st November 2017

Lexical Priming by Music in Alzheimer's Disease and Healthy Aging

While verbal memory is quickly reached in the wake of Alzheimer's disease, the musical memory remains preserved until a late stage of the disease. This observation encouraged the development of music-based therapies in the management of neurocognitive and behavioral disorders that characterize Alzheimer's disease. In order to develop rehabilitation programs that effectively target cognitive functions to stimulate, it is necessary to understand the mechanisms underlying this ben...

Associations of Cognition, Fitness, and Body Composition Among Ethnic Minority Youth

Cognitive Control is crucial for learning and development. This study examined the associations between cognitive control and physical fitness and body composition among ethnic minority children.

Cognitive Abilities in Brain Damaged Patients

The presence of damage to the central and / or peripheral nervous system resulting from pathologies of a different nature (such as multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, dementia, cranial trauma, stroke, epilepsy or other neurological syndromes) is commonly a cause of physical and mental disability. The presence of memory or language cognitive deficits is often evident at a first clinical examination. However, difficulties in cognitive areas such as decision-making, social an...

How Different Sedatives Affect Hip Fracture Patient's Postoperative Delirium

the hypothesis is that Dexmedetomidine seems to decrease incidence of post-operative delirium . one possible mechanism is that Dex have a minor influence on cognition, since it has no effect on GABA receptor,another is that Dex could induce a sleep similar to natural sleep, thereby decreasing sleep deprivation and circadian rhythm disorder in post-operative patients. In this study , investigators devise the two different sedatives(Dexmedetomidine and Propofol)'influenc...

Monday 20th November 2017

Trial to Evaluate the Safety, Immunogenicity, and Efficacy of Malaria Infection in Malaria Naïve Adults

This is a study designed to assess the safety, tolerability, immunogenicity, and protective efficacy of 2 heterologous prime-boost vaccine regimens in healthy, malaria naïve adults. The study will include 2 vaccine groups and an infectivity control (IC) group consisting of non-immunized subjects. Subjects to be immunized will be randomly assigned to one of two vaccine groups.

Friday 17th November 2017

Effects of Erythropoietin for Cognitive Side-effects of ECT

EPO-T aims to investigate (i) whether short-term add-on treatment with erythropoietin (EPO) can reduce cognitive side-effects of ECT and (ii) whether such effects are long-lasting. Further, structural and functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) will be used to explore the neural underpinnings of such beneficial effects of EPO. Finally, the trial examines whether potential protective effects of EPO on cognition are accompanied by changes in markers of oxidative stress, infla...

Monday 13th November 2017

Exceptional Experiences (EE), Salience & Dopaminergic Neurotransmission

The dopamine hypothesis of schizophrenia implies that alterations in the dopamine system cause functional abnormalities in the brain that may converge to aberrant salience attribution and eventually lead to psychosis. Indeed, widespread brain disconnectivity across the psychotic spectrum has been revealed by resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging (rs-fMRI). However, the dopaminergic involvement in intrinsic functional connectivity (iFC) and its putative relationshi...

Improvisational Movement for People With Memory Loss and Their Caregivers

Dementia is a progressive decline in cognition that impairs a person's ability to perform activities of daily living. Changes in mood, gait, and balance are prominent secondary symptoms of Alzheimer's dementia that can dramatically decrease quality of life for the person with dementia and increase caregiver burden. The overall aim of this study is to determine the independent and combined effects of dance movement and social engagement on quality of life in people with early-st...

Thursday 9th November 2017

Effect of Short-term Theta Frequency Stimulation of the Vagus Nerve on Cognition in Patients With Refractory Epilepsy

The purpose of this investigation is data pilot study of the effect of theta frequency stimulation of the vagus nerve on cognitive performance in patients with refractory epilepsy. We will compare the effects of no stimulation, theta frequency (5 Hz), and 'standard' beta frequency stimulation (25-30 Hz) on cognitive measures. We hypothesize that theta frequency VNS will have a positive effect on memory retention. The goal of this study to provide initial data to inform the desi...

Sunday 5th November 2017

Neuropsychiatric Factors

It is estimated that approximately 20-25% of diabetic patients will have at least one trophic disorder during their period. The appearance of a trophic disorder in a diabetic patient is a serious complication, indicating that diabetes is often complicated. The consequences are serious for the patient with an impairment of his quality of life, but also for society with a high cost in terms of health care costs. It should also be noted that diabetes remains the main cause of non...

Combined LDR Boost and HDR Whole Gland

This is a dose finding Phase I/II study of combined focused LDR brachytherapy boost with whole gland single fraction HDR for men with low and intermediate risk prostate cancer and Dominant Intraprostatic Lesion (DIL) visible on multi parametric MRI. Patients will receive 19 Gy HDR to the whole gland with concurrent LDR brachytherapy boost to the DIL, in a sequential dose escalation manner. Primary endpoints are early toxicity.

Central Executive Training (CET) for ADHD

The goal of the current project is to assess the efficacy of Central Executive Training (CET) for youth with ADHD. CET is a new, computerized training intervention that targets specific components of the working memory system. Two versions of CET were developed as part of our R34, each targeting a different combinations of executive functions. The final CET protocol reflects the contributions and feedback of a diverse group of caregivers, children with ADHD, and recognized expe...

The Effect of Intranasal Insulin Administration on Cognitive Function After Cardiac Surgery.

Decline in cognitive function after surgery occurs most commonly in older patients and patients undergoing major surgeries, such as heart surgery. Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD) may last a prolonged period of time while Postoperative Delirium (POD) is a more acute disturbance in attention, awareness and cognition. The cause of POCD and POD are not fully understood, however some of the pathophysiology of POCD is similar to that of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Ins...

Pairing Word Retrieval and Physical Endurance Tasks to Treat Anomia in People With Aphasia

Many individuals have difficulty with word retrieval, also called anomia, following cerebrovascular accident (CVA). These difficulties impede effective communication in everyday conversations and can negatively impact the resumption of pre-injury activities. Even after rehabilitation specifically targeting these areas, many individuals report persistent difficulties with anomia. Additionally, most individuals report that these difficulties worsen when distracted, fatigued, or w...

Tuesday 31st October 2017

Androgen Deprivation Therapy, External Beam Radiotherapy and Stereotactic Radiosurgery Boost for Prostate Cancer

For the treatment for intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer, Cyberknife boost will be used after 4 weeks of intensity modulated radiotherapy to pelvis. The boost doses are 18 Gy and 21 Gy in 3 fractions, respectively. The investigators plan to evaluate the toxicity of two dose groups and decide the appropriate dose for Cyberknife boost. Also, PSA control will be evaluated.

Monday 30th October 2017

Hypofractionated Radiation Therapy With Concomitant Boost in Treating Women After Breast Conserving Surgery

This phase II study is to evaluate the safety of hypofractionated whole breast radiation (HFRT) with simultaneous tumor bed boost(SIB) in women with early breast cancer after breast-conserving surgery.

Serum, Dietary and Supplemental Vitamin D's Association With Cognitive Decline

Serum 25(OH)D, dietary and supplemental vitamin D were shown to influence cognitive outcomes in large epidemiological studies. Sex/age-specific and race-specific associations of vitamin D status and intake were examined with longitudinal change in various cognitive domains in a large sample of ethnically and socio-economically diverse US urban adults. Two prospective waves of data from Healthy Aging in Neighborhoods of Diversity across the Life Span (HANDLS) study were used, sp...

Treating Hearing Loss to Improve Mood and Cognition in Older Adults

Age-related hearing loss (ARHL) is the third most common health condition affecting older adults after heart disease and arthritis and is the fifth leading cause of years lived with disability worldwide. Many hearing-impaired older adults avoid or withdraw from social contexts in which background noise will make it difficult to communicate, resulting in social isolation and reduced communication with family and friends.Social isolation and loneliness have been linked to numerou...

Sunday 29th October 2017

Mindfulness and Cognition in Schizophrenia

Mindfulness (innovative and integrative practice in care) allows the individual to adapt his/her behavior (physical and emotional), in a stressful environment, by regulating cardiac activity, especially the parasympathetic system. In schizophrenia, despite the positive effect of treatments on symptoms (delusions and hallucinations), patients have altered markers of the parasympathetic (high frequency, HF) system. We propose a session of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)...

Pilot Study on a Locally Prepared Food Supplement to Support Growth and Brain Health

This study is a randomized controlled pilot for a future larger trial. The goals of this pilot are: a) to assess feasibility of delivering a locally prepared supplement in rural communities, and b) to generate pilot data for sample size estimates needed for a larger trial. The study will test the effect of a supplement prepared locally with local and imported ingredients on changes in standard anthropometric benchmarks of growth, cognition, immune function, hemoglobin and skin ...

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Effects of Erythropoietin on Cognition and Neural Activity in Bipolar Disorder

The present trial consists of 2 sub-studies that investigate important novel aspects of treatment with erythropoietin (EPO) on cognitive dysfunction in bipolar disorder (BD). The aims of the trial are three-fold. We aim to investigate the effects of 12 weekly recombinant human EPO infusions on cognition in (i) healthy first-degree relatives of BD patients (substudy 1) and (ii) remitted BD patients (substudy 2), and (iii) explore early treatment-associated neural activity change...

Cognitive Training for PTSD

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a chronic, disabling condition that occurs in a subgroup of individuals after experiencing traumatic stress, and is common in Veterans seeking mental health treatment at the VA. Although evidence-based psychosocial treatments exist for PTSD, a substantial portion of individuals do not fully respond to treatment. Thus, there is a clear need to continue researching novel interventions for PTSD in Veterans. Recently, new interventions for me...

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Effects of Combined Aerobic Exercise and Cognitive Training (The ACT Trial)

This clinical trial tests the efficacy and additive/synergistic effects of an ACT intervention on cognition and relevant mechanisms (aerobic fitness, Alzheimer's disease [AD] signature cortical thickness, and default mode network [DMN]) in older adults with amnestic MCI (aMCI)

Visual Remediation in Schizophrenia

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a visual remediation intervention for people with schizophrenia. The intervention targets two visual functions that much research has shown are impaired in many people with the disorder, namely contrast sensitivity and perceptual organization. The first phase of the study will test the effects of interventions targeting each of these processes, as well as the effects of a combined package. A control condition of high...

Thursday 19th October 2017

Effectiveness of a Mindfulness-based Group Training Addressing Social Cognition in First Episode Psychosis (AGES-Mind)

The current investigation aims to compare two group intervention in patients with a first episode of psychosis, that is, people who have suffered their first psychotic episode within 24 months prior to their inclusion in the study. The experimental arm is a mindfulness-based social cognition training designed by professionals with both formal training and clinical experience in the field of mindfulness and third generation cognitive-behavioral therapies. The active comparator a...

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