Research Study Seeks Participants Who Suffer from Mild Dementia Due to Alzheimer’s Disease. Improved Sleep May Relieve Dementia Symptoms

Please note: This trial has finished recruiting and is not accepting new participants.

Research Center: Pioneer Clinical Research
Location: 3880 Coconut Creek Parkway, Suite 200, Coconut Creek, FL, 33066
Lead Doctor: Dr. Nilay Mehta
Ethics Committee: This study has been reviewed and approved by Copernicus Group Institutional Review Board

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Background

Approximately 5.4 million Americans suffer from dementia due to Alzheimer’s Disease. Currently there is no cure for Alzheimer’s Disease.

Previous research shows that there may be a link between sleep, cognitive abilities and Alzheimer’s Disease.  This study is investigating whether an investigational medication which aids sleep, can help improve or slow down symptoms of dementia.

This study seeks men and women who have been diagnosed with mild dementia due to Alzheimer’s Disease. Participants must have a permanent caregiver and be able to attend 5-6 study visits over a 7 month period. Participants will be compensated $325 for participating in this study.

Benefits to Participation

  • You may experience an improvement in their sleep.
  • You may experience an improvement in their dementia symptoms.
  • You will be compensated up to $325 for participating in this study.
  • You will be helping to advance medical research.

Your Rights

  • If you decide to participate in the study and later feel that you no longer wish to be part of it, you may withdraw at any time.
  • Your records relating to this study and any other information received will be kept strictly confidential, except as required by the law.
  • Qualified health professionals will monitor your health as it relates to the study.

Who Can Participate?

  • Men and women aged 60 – 85 years old
  • Diagnosed with mild dementia due to Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Have a permanent caregiver
  • Able to attend 5-6 study visits over a 7 month period

What Next?

  1. Click the link below to enter your contact details and answer some eligibility questions.
  2. The research centre will then contact you by phone to discuss the trial and answer your questions.
Click Here to Enter Your Contact Details and Be Contacted by Phone About the Trial