Factors affecting course and survival in Alzheimer's disease. A 9-year longitudinal study.

@article{Bracco1994FactorsAC,
  title={Factors affecting course and survival in Alzheimer's disease. A 9-year longitudinal study.},
  author={Laura Bracco and Roberta Gallato and Francesco A Grigoletto and Alma Augusta Lippi and Vito Lepore and G. Bino and Mario Lazzaro and Francesco Carella and T Piccolo and Carlo Pozzilli},
  journal={Archives of neurology},
  year={1994},
  volume={51 12},
  pages={1213-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate mean survival and to identify prognostic factors in a cohort of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD). DESIGN Multicentric 9-year cohort analytic study. SETTING Seven neurology departments throughout Italy between April 1982 and January 1984. PATIENTS We recruited a consecutive sample of 145 patients affected by probable AD (Multicenter Italian Study on Dementia protocol, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke-Alzheimer's Disease and Related… CONTINUE READING