Research Study

Buying Time: Improving Sleep to Promote Cognitive Function in Older Adults
Principal Investigator 
Teresa Y.L. Liu-Ambrose

Overview

Body Locations and Systems 
Brain
Disorders and Conditions 
Sleep
ClinicalTrials.gov# 
NCT02926157
Status 
Recruiting
Study Start/End 
Sep 22, 2016 to Dec 31, 2018
Locations 
Centre for Hip Health and Mobility, Research Pavilion, Vancouver General Hospital
Name/Title 
Michelle Munkacsy, Research Coordinator
Phone 
607-875-4111 ext.69056
Purpose of Study 

The purpose of this study is to investigate whether a comprehensive group education combined with a lifestyle "activation" program that includes (a) sleep hygiene course, (b) physical activity promotion, and (c) bright light therapy, can improve both sleep quality and cognitive function among 96 community-dwelling older adults.

 
Eligibility 

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Disclaimer 

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