A systematic review of prevalence and incidence studies of dementia with Lewy bodies.

@article{Zaccai2005ASR,
  title={A systematic review of prevalence and incidence studies of dementia with Lewy bodies.},
  author={Julia Zaccai and C. R. McCracken and Carol Brayne},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={2005},
  volume={34 6},
  pages={561-6}
}
BACKGROUND Substantial variation in the prevalence of Dementia with Lewy Bodies (DLB) has been reported with estimates ranging from 0 to 26.3% of all dementia cases, potentially making it the second most common dementia subtype. OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to review systematically and critically for the first time previous studies of the clinical prevalence and incidence of DLB in the population. METHODS A systematic literature search was performed using PubMed. Selected articles… CONTINUE READING

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