Real tDCS right for Parkinson's Disease

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, CanadaParkinson's Disease+1 MoreHigh-definition transcranial direct current stimulation - Device
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial aims to use a novel personalized network analysis approach to elucidate the mechanisms of the effect of tDCS on cognitive dysfunction in non-demented PD patients.

Eligible Conditions
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 1 month

1 month
cognitive performance in neuropsychological tests

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Real tDCS right
1 of 2
Sham tDCS
1 of 2

Active Control

Non-Treatment Group

36 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Real tDCS right · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Sham tDCS
ShamComparator Group · 1 Intervention: High-definition transcranial direct current stimulation · Intervention Types: Device
Real tDCS right
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: High-definition transcranial direct current stimulation · Intervention Types: Device

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 month

Who is running the clinical trial?

Parkinson Society CanadaOTHER
3 Previous Clinical Trials
119 Total Patients Enrolled
University of ManitobaLead Sponsor
545 Previous Clinical Trials
187,769 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You have been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease by a doctor and have at least two of the typical symptoms of the disease.
Diagnosed according to the DSM-5.
A doctor will assess your ability to think and remember things clearly.

Frequently Asked Questions

How many participants are involved in this experimental research?

"Affirmative. Details on verify that this research study, which was submitted to the website on March 22nd 2017, is actively seeking participants. The trial requires 36 patients from a single medical facility to begin their investigation." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

Is there still an opportunity to participate in this trial?

"The study, initially posted on March 22nd 2017, is actively recruiting patients as evidenced by data hosted on and most recently edited April 11th 2022." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.