Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Trial

Evaluation of a Theory-Driven Manualized Approach to Improving New Learning and Memory in MS

Summary

The purpose of this research study is to investigate the effectiveness of a memory enhancement technique in persons with Multiple Sclerosis.

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The purpose of this research study is to investigate the effectiveness of a memory enhancement technique in persons with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The study is designed to research how well this technique can help people with MS improve their memory and their ability to function better in everyday life.

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Diagnosis of Multiple Sclerosis
Ability to read and speak English fluently
Difficulties with learning and memory skills

Exclusion Criteria:

Prior diagnosis of stroke or other neurological injury/disease
Flare up of symptoms within a month of study participation
History of significant psychiatric illness (e.g., bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, psychosis) or current diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder I or II
Current significant alcohol or substance abuse
Taking exclusionary medication (study team will review medications)

For Optional MRI:

Pacemaker or other implanted electrical device, brain stimulator, aneurysm clip (metal clips on the wall of a large artery), metallic prostheses (including metal pins and rods, heart valves, and internal hearing aids [cochlear implants]), permanent eyeliner, implanted delivery pumps, or shrapnel fragments.
Dental implants
Left-handed

Study is for people with:

Multiple Sclerosis

Estimated Enrollment:

120

Study ID:

NCT03983681

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:

Kessler Foundation

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Kessler Foundation
East Hanover New Jersey, 07936, United States More Info
Michael Di Benedetto, MA
Contact
973-324-8391
[email protected]
Nancy Moore, MA
Contact
973-324-8450
[email protected]
Nancy D Chiaravalloti, PhD
Principal Investigator
Erica Weber, PhD
Sub-Investigator
Ekaterina Dobryakova, PhD
Sub-Investigator
Jean Lengenfelder, PhD
Sub-Investigator
John DeLuca, PhD
Sub-Investigator
Amanda Botticello, PhD
Sub-Investigator
Kessler Rehabilitation Center
Marlton New Jersey, 08053, United States More Info
Alyssa Bayley
Contact
973-324-3678
[email protected]

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Study is for people with:

Multiple Sclerosis

Estimated Enrollment:

120

Study ID:

NCT03983681

Recruitment Status:

Recruiting

Sponsor:


Kessler Foundation

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