Exercise in Adults With Mild Memory Problems (EXERT)

What is the purpose of this trial?

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This study evaluates the effects of physical exercise on cognition, functional status, brain atrophy and blood flow, and cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease in adults with a mild memory impairment.

Half of participants will participate in a stretching-balance-range of motion exercise program, while the other half will participate in a moderate/high aerobic training program.

Participation Guidelines

Ages: 65 - 89 years

Gender: Both

National Institute on Aging

Start Date: 04/01/2017

End Date: 09/30/2020

Last Updated: 02/22/2018

Study HIC#: 1605017787

Get Involved

For more information about this study, contact:
Emily C Kemp
+1 203-764-8100

If you would prefer to contact a member of the Help us Discover team about this trial and other similar trials, please email helpusdiscover@yale.edu or call 1-877-978-8348.

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Christopher H Van Dyck

Principal Investigator