Research

Reflecting our vision and mission, Integrace Institute research will focus on partnerships that advance person-centered living and associated care practices. Areas of focus include prevention, technology, caregiver decision- making, and care practices. Our research will provide outcomes data to build an evidence base for innovative care practices for all those impacted by a neurocognitive condition.

STIMULATION OF LANGUAGE IN SUBACUTE STROKE (SLISSE)

STIMULATION OF LANGUAGE IN SUBACUTE STROKE (SLISSE)

The purpose is to test the impact of a new, electrical stimulation treatment on language tasks in adults who have had a stroke.

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T-PEP: A STUDY OF AN INTERACTIVE ONLINE PATIENT PORTAL LEARNING PROGRAM

T-PEP: A STUDY OF AN INTERACTIVE ONLINE PATIENT PORTAL LEARNING PROGRAM

The purpose of this study is to measure the impact of an online learning program on helping older adults navigate computer-based patient portals (secure websites where you can review your health records and send emails to your doctors).

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COGNITE Trial: The Effectiveness of Two Common Medications on Early Stage Alzheimer’s Disease

COGNITE Trial: The Effectiveness of Two Common Medications on Early Stage Alzheimer’s Disease

The purpose of this study is to measure the effectiveness of ibuprofin and chromalyn sodium on progression of early stage Alzheimer's disease.

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Technology Needs Assessment of Older Adults with Mild to Moderate Dementia

Technology Needs Assessment of Older Adults with Mild to Moderate Dementia

The purpose of this study is to understand and develop better technology by incorporating the preferences of individuals with mild to moderate dementia in their daily life.

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THE INSPIRED STUDY: Integrating the Voices of Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment in Health Care Decisions

THE INSPIRED STUDY: Integrating the Voices of Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment in Health Care Decisions

The purpose of this study is to partner with families whose loved ones have mild cognitive impairment to develop a joint decision making tool.

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THE CHAMPIONS STUDY: Caregivers Sharing Meaningful Priorities for Patients

THE CHAMPIONS STUDY: Caregivers Sharing Meaningful Priorities for Patients

The purpose of this study is to help caregivers with the overwhelming number of decisions they need to make for their loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias.

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THE GENESIGHT STUDY: Integrating Genetic Profiles into Clinical Care for Dementia

THE GENESIGHT STUDY: Integrating Genetic Profiles into Clinical Care for Dementia

The purpose of this study is to measure the impact of results from genetic testing on medication symptoms and dementia care.

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Imaging Dementia: Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (IDEAS)

Imaging Dementia: Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (IDEAS)

The purpose of this study is to examine how brain imaging can guide doctors to more effectively treat mild cognitive impairment.

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