Clinical trials are research studies employing people as subjects, conducted in order to determine how safe and effective potential treatments are. Clinical trials are an important step in the discovery of new ways to detect, slow, treat and hopefully someday prevent Alzheimer's disease. Right now, more than 100 research studies pertaining to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are underway and recruiting volunteers
Alzheimer's Association TrialMatchTM
Alzheimer’s Association TrialMatchTM is a first-of-its-kind, free, confidential interactive tool that provides comprehensive clinical trial information and an individualized trial matching service for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. This powerful new tool is also available to caregivers, physicians, researchers and people interested in becoming “healthy volunteers.” Launched in 2010, this tool is availble here or by calling 1.800.272.3900.
|TrialMatch Fact Sheet||What are Clinical Trials?|
|Clinical Trials Fact Sheet||View a brief video and learn more.|
|Go to the TrialMatch website|
|Local Clinical Trials|
As the chapter learns about local clinical studies, we will post them here.