Factors associated with dementia in Aboriginal Australians.

@article{Smith2010FactorsAW,
  title={Factors associated with dementia in Aboriginal Australians.},
  author={Kate Smith and Leon Flicker and Anna V Dwyer and David Atkinson and Osvaldo P. Almeida and Nicola T. Lautenschlager and Dina LoGiudice},
  journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of psychiatry},
  year={2010},
  volume={44 10},
  pages={888-93}
}
OBJECTIVE Although the prevalence of dementia in remote living Aboriginal Australians is one of the highest in the world, the factors associated with dementia in this population are yet to be examined. This study was designed to determine the demographic, lifestyle and clinical factors associated with dementia in Aboriginal Australians living in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. METHOD A total of 363 Aboriginal Australians aged over 45 years from the Kimberley region were selected by… CONTINUE READING
14 Citations
18 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 14 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 18 references

Health related 14 . migration : evidence of reduced ‘ urbandrift ’

  • RE Moorin, Holman CDJ, C Garfield, KJ Brameld
  • Health Place
  • 2006

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…