Do you or someone you know suffer from cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer’s? This clinical research study is looking at the effectiveness and safety of a potential experimental treatment option for people experiencing cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer’s disease.
Would you like to take part?
As a volunteer in a research study, you’ll receive study-related medical care from the study doctor and regular follow up of your cognitive skills to monitor the effectiveness of the treatments you’ll receive. The results of this research will be used to find out if the treatment being studied will be of benefit to Alzheimer’s patients, and whether or not it will be made widely available to all Canadians with Alzheimer’s. Study participants play an important part in advancing our medical care system.
- Are diagnosed with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s Dementia
- Are male or female of at least 55 years of age
- If older than 85 years, you may be included based o acceptable general health status at the discretion of the study doctor
- Have a reliable study partner (family member, partner, guardian, etc.) approved by the study doctor
- This person must be in close contact with you, be available on call and serve as a backup contact for the study clinic.
- Have at least 6 years of formal education and fluency in the test language as verbally confirmed by you and documented by the study doctor
- Have clinically significant hearing loss (the use of hearing aids is allowed)
- Have a known history of HIV infection
- Have a significant history of drug dependence or abuse within the last two years
There are other eligibility requirements that the study doctor will review. Only the study doctor can finally determine whether you are eligible to participate in the study or not.
This study is listed on clinicaltrials.gov