Major Cost Drivers in Assessing the Economic Burden of Alzheimer’s Disease: A Structured, Rapid Review

  title={Major Cost Drivers in Assessing the Economic Burden of Alzheimer’s Disease: A Structured, Rapid Review},
  author={Melodi Kosaner Klie{\ss} and R. Martins and Mark P. Connolly},
  journal={The Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease},
Background Alzheimer’s Disease is the most common cause of dementia, affecting memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms eventually grow severe enough to interfere with daily tasks. AD is predicted to increase healthcare spending and costs associated with formal and informal caregiving. The aim of this study was to identify and quantify the contribution of the different cost components associated with AD. Methods A structured literature review was conducted to identify studies reporting the… 
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