Gender and incidence of dementia in the Framingham Heart Study from mid-adult life.

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Chêne , Geneviève ; Beiser , Alexa ; Au , Rhoda ; Preis , Sarah , ; Wolf , Philip , ; Dufouil , Carole ; Seshadri , Sudha (2014)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC4092061, doi: 10.1016/j.jalz.2013.10.005
  • Subject: Alzheimer's disease | selective survival | gender | cohort/population-based cohort | incidence of dementia | mortality | [ SDV.SPEE ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Santé publique et épidémiologie | cardiovascular risk profile | prevention | Article

International audience; BACKGROUND: Gender-specific risks for dementia and Alzheimer's disease (AD) starting in midlife remain largely unknown. METHODS: Prospectively ascertained dementia/AD and cause-specific mortality in Framingham Heart Study (FHS) participants was u... View more
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