Neuropsycholgy and Neuroimaging in Transient Global Amnesia

Brief Title

Neuropsycholgy and Neuroimaging in Transient Global Amnesia

Official Title

Neuropsycholgy and Neuroimaging in Transient Global Amnesia

Brief Summary

      The purpose of this study is to establish a diagnosis in transient global amnesia (TGA) in
      assessing three episodic memory's abilities (mental simulation throught the future, and the
      past, the learning of personnal actions i-e the enactment effect). Secondary goal is to
      describe the neuronal substrates associated to the alteration of theses abilites in TGA.
    



Study Type

Interventional


Primary Outcome

Episodic memory scores


Condition

Transient Global Amnesia (TGA)

Intervention

Neuropsychological tests

Study Arms / Comparison Groups

 TGA
Description:  

Publications

* Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by National Clinical Trials Identifier (NCT ID) in Medline.

Recruitment Information


Recruitment Status

Behavioral

Estimated Enrollment

60

Start Date

September 2008

Completion Date

December 2015

Primary Completion Date

July 2015

Eligibility Criteria

        Inclusion Criteria:

          -  All the participants

               -  Minimum of 7 years of education

               -  French native speaker

          -  Healthy subjects : Non pathological Dementia rating scale score

          -  Patients : Clinical diagnosis of TGA according to Hodges and Warlow's criterion

        Exclusion Criteria:

          -  Chronic neurological disease

          -  Encephalitis

          -  Endocrinal disease

          -  Hepatic disease

          -  Case history of head injury with loss of consciousness of more than one hour

          -  Case history of stroke

          -  Case history of cancer during the five last years except squamous cell carcinomas

          -  Alcoholism or drug addiction

          -  Major psychiatric disorders according the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of -Mental
             Disorders
      

Gender

All

Ages

30 Years - 90 Years

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Accepts Healthy Volunteers

Contacts

Fausto Viader, PUPH, , 



Administrative Informations


NCT ID

NCT02562560

Organization ID

2007-A00910-53


Responsible Party

Sponsor

Study Sponsor

University Hospital, Caen


Study Sponsor

Fausto Viader, PUPH, Principal Investigator, University Hospital, Caen


Verification Date

November 2015