Cognitive impairment in community-dwelling older Nigerians: clinical correlates and stability of diagnosis.

@article{Baiyewu2002CognitiveII,
  title={Cognitive impairment in community-dwelling older Nigerians: clinical correlates and stability of diagnosis.},
  author={Olusegun Baiyewu and Frederick W. Unverzagt and Adesola Ogunniyi and K. Susanna S. Hall and Oye Gureje and Sujuan Gao and Kathleen A. Lane and Hugh C Hendrie},
  journal={European journal of neurology},
  year={2002},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={573-80}
}
To determine correlates and outcome of cognitive impairment without dementia in community-dwelling elderly Nigerians. A total of 2487 community residents aged 65 years and over were screened using the Community Screening Interview for Dementia. A subset of 423 individuals received diagnostic clinical evaluation. Participants were diagnosed normal, demented, or cognitive impairment no dementia (CIND). Follow-up clinical diagnostic evaluation was conducted on CIND subjects approximately 2 years… CONTINUE READING

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