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DLB Consortium

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Description

This study aims to establish a research network and registry for persons with Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) in order to characterize the disease and aid in future clinical trials.


Keywords:

Brain/Head, Dementia, Mental Health


Category:

Registry

Qualifications

 


Age
40 - 90 years


Gender
Any


Study Population

Adults - Dementia with Lewy Bodies or likely DLB


Investigator

Daniel Kaufer
Assoc Professor with tenure
Neurology

For questions, contact:

Jessica Ferrall
jferrall@neurology.unc.edu
(919) 962-8852


Recruitment Period End

September 29, 2019

Location

Primary Location
Clinical & Translational Research Center
Burnett-Womack Building, 160 Dental Cir, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
Secondary Location
UNC Department of Neurology
170 Manning Dr, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA

Study Qualifications

Gender Any

Age Range 40 - 90 years

Participant qualification(s) Diagnosis of DLB or high likelyhood of DLB with MCI, Subject lives with a regular caregiver who is willing to attend visits

Not eligible if: Presence of any structural neurologic disease (stroke, tumor, head trauma, etc.), Any unstable medical condition at time of entry

Number of Visits

    » 4 In person visit(s)

    1 Screening, 2 Clinic, 1 Brain Imaging

    » 0 Remote visit(s)

Participation Period

5 years

Compensation

$50-$250 per visit / up to total $1,350 for 7 visits

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