amnesia

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  • Recurrent Transient Global Amnesia Rochester, MN

    This study seeks to examine the characteristics of recurrent transient global amnesia, a clinical syndrome characterized by recurrent episodes of anterograde amnesia lasting up to 24 hours. Identification of factors contributing to recurrence will help to identify underlying mechanisms of these events and guide management.

  • Behavioral Interventions to Prevent or Delay Dementia Scottsdale/Phoenix, AZ; Jacksonville, FL; Rochester, MN

    This study will compare the effectiveness of different combinations of 5 types of behavioral interventions across patient-centered outcomes. It will also evaluate which outcomes (e.g. quality of life, cognition, function, mood) matter most to people at risk for dementia and their care partners. The results of this study have the potential to direct patients, families, and health care providers as to which combinations of behavioral interventions provide the greatest potential impact on which dementia prevention outcomes. Greater use of behavioral strategies that are targeted to the outcomes of most important to the patient will likely improve patient compliance and treatment ...

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