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Testing a new drug to reduce anxiety and agitation in people with Alzheimer's disease and dementia

A person with Alzheimer's often feels anxious or upset easily. They might be restless, unable to sleep or pace back and forth. These problems, called agitation, can keep them from a normal day-and-night routine and might become harmful for your loved one or their caregivers.

Can FDA-approved medication that treats...

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Testing a new drug to prevent Alzheimer's disease and dementia

Do any of your friends, family, or loved ones have problems remembering or have developed Alzheimer’s disease? The USC Alzheimer Disease Research Center is testing how well a drug may help to prevent the loss of memory. The research team is looking for volunteers (ages 60 to 75) who do...

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Tracking the Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease using the APT Webstudy

The Alzheimer Prevention Trials (APT) Webstudy is designed to accelerate enrollment into Alzheimer’s clinical trials by identifying and tracking individuals online, who may be at higher risk for developing Alzheimer’s. The Alzheimer’s Association estimates that 5.5 million Americans age 65 and older are currently living with Alzheimer’s dementia. It’s believed...

AMG0103 in Subjects With Chronic Discogenic Lumbar Back Pain

This is a Phase 1b, multicenter, double-blind, single ascending dose study designed to evaluate the safety of AMG0103 in adult male and female subjects with chronic discogenic lumbar back pain. This protocol anticipates that 8 subjects with symptomatic single level discogenic pain will be enrolled in each of up to...

Naloxegol in Treating Patients With Stage IIIB-IV Non-small Cell Lung Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine feasibility and safety of long-term administration of two doses of a peripheral opioid receptor antagonist in patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) receiving first-line systemic therapy. SECONDARY OBJECTIVES: I. To explore whether patients randomized to one or both of the two study drug...

Whole-Brain Radiation Therapy With or Without Hippocampal Avoidance in Treating Patients With Limited Stage or Extensive Stage Small Cell Lung Cancer

PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. Determine whether the 12-month intracranial relapse rate following hippocampal avoidance (HA)-prophylactic cranial irradiation (PCI) is non-inferior compared to the rate following PCI for patients with small cell lung cancer (SCLC). (Randomized Phase II Component [Non-Inferiority]) II. Determine whether HA-PCI reduces the likelihood of 6-month deterioration from baseline...