Dementia and mild cognitive impairment among non-responders to a community survey.

@article{Miyamoto2009DementiaAM,
  title={Dementia and mild cognitive impairment among non-responders to a community survey.},
  author={Misa Miyamoto and Chiine Kodama and Toru Kinoshita and Fumio Yamashita and Shin Hidaka and Katsuyoshi Mizukami and Tatsuyuki Kakuma and Takashi Asada},
  journal={Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia},
  year={2009},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={270-6}
}
We aimed to estimate the prevalence of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) among elderly non-responders to a community-based survey. We conducted a two-phase, population-based cross-sectional study of community-dwelling individuals aged 65 years or older in Tone, located in central Japan. The first phase of the study consisted of physical and cognitive examinations of individuals who responded to the first recruitment (quick-responders), whereas the second phase included individuals who did not… CONTINUE READING