This is a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of testosterone in elderly men with AD and age matched normal control men. Treatment trial will be 6 months duration and will include cognitive and neuropsychiatric measures as well as neuroimaging at baseline and end of study. The objective is to determine the cognitive and neuropsychiatric effects of testosterone therapy in elderly men and elderly men with mild AD (Alzheimer's Disease).

Agency
National Institute of Health (NIH)
Institute
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Type
General Clinical Research Centers Program (M01)
Project #
5M01RR000425-31
Application #
6407292
Study Section
National Center for Research Resources Initial Review Group (RIRG)
Project Start
1977-12-01
Project End
2001-11-30
Budget Start
Budget End
Support Year
31
Fiscal Year
2000
Total Cost
Indirect Cost
City
Torrance
State
CA
Country
United States
Zip Code
90502
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