Driving Ability Among People With Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)
The Purpose of this study is to assess the effect of MCI on driving ability by using on road driving test. The relationship between their driving outcome and their cognitive decline will be examined.
Mild Cognitive Impairment
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
|Official Title:||Assessing the Effect of MCI on Driving Ability by Using on Road Driving Test. The Relationship Between Their Driving Outcome and Their Cognitive Decline Will be Examined|
|Study Start Date:||June 2012|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||July 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
mild cognitive impairment
men and women, aged 50 to 70. The inclusion criteria are:diagnosis of MCI (given by a neurologist), valid driver's license and driving experience of at least a year. the exclusion criteria are: people diagnosed with other neurological damage such as: dementia, CVA and head injury, people with sensory or motor impairment.
Men and women, ages 50-70. the inclusion criteria are: healthy people with out neurological disease or psychiatric illness, have valid driver's license and driving experience of at least a year.
Each subject will be evaluated by test battery which is accepted to driving assessment and include: The Montreal Cognitive Assessment, Clock Drawing Task, Color Trail Test, Motor Free Visual Perception, Visual Spatial Search Task , Awareness Questionnaire and on road driving test.
The difference between outcome measures of the on road test between the patient group and the control group will be tested. The correlation between outcome measures of the on road test and the cognitive tests will be examined.
|Contact: Areej Wishahi, B.A.||email@example.com|
|Sherotw breot Clalit||Not yet recruiting|