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CAMDEX. A standardised instrument for the diagnosis of mental disorder in the elderly with special reference to the early detection of dementia.
  • M. Roth, E. Tym, +4 authors R. Goddard
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
  • 1 December 1986
A new interview schedule for the diagnosis and measurement of dementia in the elderly is described. The schedule named the Cambridge Mental Disorders of the Elderly Examination (CAMDEX), consists ofExpand
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Effectiveness of collaborative care for older adults with Alzheimer disease in primary care: a randomized controlled trial.
CONTEXT Most older adults with dementia will be cared for by primary care physicians, but the primary care practice environment presents important challenges to providing quality care. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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Six-Item Screener to Identify Cognitive Impairment Among Potential Subjects for Clinical Research
Objective. To design a brief cognitive screener with acceptable sensitivity and specificity for identifying subjects with cognitive impairment Design. Cohort one is assembled from a community-basedExpand
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Prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and dementia in two communities: Nigerian Africans and African Americans.
OBJECTIVE This article reports on a prevalence study of dementia and Alzheimer's disease among two groups of subjects with the same ethnic background but widely differing environments. METHOD TheExpand
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The relationships between age, sex, and the incidence of dementia and Alzheimer disease: a meta-analysis.
BACKGROUND Prevalence studies on dementia and Alzheimer disease (AD) have reported a positive association with age. However, the trend of the association in the oldest-old categories has been theExpand
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NIH Toolbox for Assessment of Neurological and Behavioral Function
At present, there are many studies that collect information on aspects of neurologic and behavioral function (cognition, sensation, movement, emotion), but with little uniformity among the measuresExpand
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The NIH Cognitive and Emotional Health Project: Report of the Critical Evaluation Study Committee
The Cognitive and Emotional Health Project (CEHP) seeks to identify the demographic, social, and biological determinants of cognitive and emotional health in the older adult. As part of the CEHP, aExpand
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Incidence of dementia and Alzheimer disease in 2 communities: Yoruba residing in Ibadan, Nigeria, and African Americans residing in Indianapolis, Indiana.
CONTEXT Alzheimer disease (AD) represents a major and increasing public health problem. If populations were identified with significantly lower or higher incidence rates of AD, the search for riskExpand
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Comorbidity Profile of Dementia Patients in Primary Care: Are They Sicker?
OBJECTIVES: To compare the medical comorbidity of older patients with and without dementia in primary care.
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Implementing a screening and diagnosis program for dementia in primary care
AbstractBACKGROUND: Primary care physicians are positioned to provide early recognition and treatment of dementia. We evaluated the feasibility and utility of a comprehensive screening and diagnosisExpand
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