Dementia: time trends and policy responses.

@article{Wu2014DementiaTT,
  title={Dementia: time trends and policy responses.},
  author={Yu-Tzu Wu and Fiona E. Matthews and Carol Brayne},
  journal={Maturitas},
  year={2014},
  volume={79 2},
  pages={191-5}
}
In recent years, dementia has been considered a public health priority and become a topic of major political interest. Recent reviews and studies have reported with varying degrees of alarm an impending and existing "dementia epidemic" with increasing predicted trends in prevalence and enormous numbers of people with dementia particularly in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). However, robust evidence from dementia research in high-income countries suggests stable or decreased prevalence… CONTINUE READING
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