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Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center (National Institute on Aging)

Content

The Database contains detailed information on 12 clinical trials on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Four trials are highlighted under a link titled ‘New Trials’. Reports are available on all or selected trials, while the search facility allows searching by location, type of therapy and study characteristics and requirements, using drop down menus. One of the menus lists types of dementia/disorders studied, as follows:

Alzheimer’s disease
Age-assisted memory impairment

Mild cognitive impairment
Parkinson’s dementia

The ADEAR Center is a service of the National Institute on Aging (NIA). The NIA is one of the National Institutes of Health, the principal biomedical research agency of the United States Government.

Other information available

There is further information on how to participate in drug trials, and a facility to sign up and receive updates on new trials and information on drug development.
The rest of the site includes news, research updates, publications information, a bibliographic database, calendar of events and links to other federal resources.

Access

Free; no password or pre-registration required.

Comments

The site as a whole is said to have been updated on February 8 2000, while some trial records are marked as updated in January 2000.

Register

Site

Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center (National Institute on Aging)

Content

The Database contains detailed information on 12 clinical trials on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Four trials are highlighted under a link titled ‘New Trials’. Reports are available on all or selected trials, while the search facility allows searching by location, type of therapy and study characteristics and requirements, using drop down menus. One of the menus lists types of dementia/disorders studied, as follows:

Alzheimer’s disease
Age-assisted memory impairment

Mild cognitive impairment
Parkinson’s dementia

The ADEAR Center is a service of the National Institute on Aging (NIA). The NIA is one of the National Institutes of Health, the principal biomedical research agency of the United States Government.

Other information available

There is further information on how to participate in drug trials, and a facility to sign up and receive updates on new trials and information on drug development.The rest of the site includes news, research updates, publications information, a bibliographic database, calendar of events and links to other federal resources.

Access

Free; no password or pre-registration required.

Comments

The site as a whole is said to have been updated on February 8 2000, while some trial records are marked as updated in January 2000.