Studies being conducted on MID

Multiple studies are in the process of being conducted on Multi-Infarct Dementia. In fact, the studies are being conducted here in the United States and abroad. The studies include the following:

1 Completed Research Study on Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy With Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL)

Condition: CADASIL
2 Enrolling by invitation Generation of a Cellular Model of CADASIL From Skin Fibroblasts

Condition: CADASIL
Intervention: Other: Skin biopsy
3 Recruiting Safety Study of Dabigatran in CADASIL

Condition: CADASIL
Interventions: Drug: Dabigatran;   Drug: Antiplatelets
4 Not yet recruiting Imaging Study of Neurovascular Coupling in Cerebral Autosomal Dominant Arteriopathy With Subcortical Infarcts and Leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL)

Condition: CADASIL
5 Completed The Efficacy, Safety, And Tolerability Of Donepezil HCl (E2020) In Patients With CADASIL Who Have Cognitive Impairment

Condition: Cognitive Impairment
Intervention: Drug: Aricept
6 Completed Impact of tDCS on Cerebral Autoregulation

Conditions: Cerebral Microangiopathy;   CADASIL;   Migraine With Aura;   ICA Stenosis
Interventions: Device: Anodal tDCS;   Device: Cathodal tDCS;   Device: sham tDCS
7 Completed Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness Changes in Parkinson Disease: A Meta-analysis

Condition: Parkinson Disease
Intervention: Device: Optical coherence tomography

† Indicates status has not been verified in more than two years

If your client or clients have MID and are interested in getting involved in any one of the open programs, as a caregiver you can check into seeing how you can get them in. It is an added bonus for you to prove that With Age Comes Respect.


About melissalstoneburner

Melissa is the proud mother of two boys. She also like to take care of all of her elderly clients as though they were her actual flesh and blood, too. Melissa began her elderly care business, Time to Care, in August, 2012. Since then, she has successfully seen several clients through life and onto the next life. She writes about what she knows, what she doesn't know, and reveals all the research in between. She believes that elderly care is the best thing she has ever done in life; second only to being a mother!
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