Causes of Death According to Death Certificates in Individuals with Dementia: A Cohort from the Swedish Dementia Registry.

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OBJECTIVES The causes of death in dementia are not established, particularly in rarer dementias. The aim of this study is to calculate risk of death from specific causes for a broader spectrum of dementia diagnoses. DESIGN Cohort study. SETTING Swedish Dementia Registry (SveDem), 2007-2012. PARTICIPANTS Individuals with incident dementia registered in… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/jgs.14421

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@article{GarciaPtacek2016CausesOD, title={Causes of Death According to Death Certificates in Individuals with Dementia: A Cohort from the Swedish Dementia Registry.}, author={Sara Garcia-Ptacek and Ingemar K{\aa}reholt and Pavla {\vC}erm{\'a}kov{\'a} and Debora Rizzuto and Dorota Religa and Maria Eriksdotter}, journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society}, year={2016}, volume={64 11}, pages={e137-e142} }