The Study of Mental and Resistance Training (SMART) study—resistance training and/or cognitive training in mild cognitive impairment: a randomized, double-blind, double-sham controlled trial.

@article{Singh2014TheSO,
  title={The Study of Mental and Resistance Training (SMART) study—resistance training and/or cognitive training in mild cognitive impairment: a randomized, double-blind, double-sham controlled trial.},
  author={Maria A. Fiatarone Singh and Nicola J. Gates and Nidhi Saigal and Guy C Wilson and Jacinda Meiklejohn and Henry Brodaty and Wei Wen and Nalin Singh and Bernhard T. Baune and Chao Suo and Michael K Baker and Nasim Foroughi and Yi Wang and Perminder Singh Sachdev and Michael J. Valenzuela},
  journal={Journal of the American Medical Directors Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={
          873-80
        }
}
BACKGROUND Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) increases dementia risk with no pharmacologic treatment available. METHODS The Study of Mental and Resistance Training was a randomized, double-blind, double-sham controlled trial of adults with MCI. Participants were randomized to 2 supervised interventions: active or sham physical training (high intensity progressive resistance training vs seated calisthenics) plus active or sham cognitive training (computerized, multidomain cognitive training vs… CONTINUE READING