Incidence of dementia according to DSM-III-R and ICD-10: results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA75+), Part 2.

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BACKGROUND The impact of different case definitions on incidence rates remains unclear. AIMS To compare incidence rates of dementia according to DSM-III-R and ICD-10. METHOD A two-wave community study was conducted (n=1692, age 75+ years follow-up period 1.6 years). Cognitive function was assessed by the Structured Interview for Diagnosis of Dementia of… (More)

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@article{RiedelHeller2001IncidenceOD, title={Incidence of dementia according to DSM-III-R and ICD-10: results of the Leipzig Longitudinal Study of the Aged (LEILA75+), Part 2.}, author={Steffi G Riedel-Heller and Anja Busse and Carlos Aurich and Herbert Matschinger and Matthias Claus Angermeyer}, journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science}, year={2001}, volume={179}, pages={255-60} }