Multimodal prediction of dementia with up to 10 years follow up: the Gothenburg MCI study.

@article{Eckerstrm2015MultimodalPO,
  title={Multimodal prediction of dementia with up to 10 years follow up: the Gothenburg MCI study.},
  author={Carl Eckerstr{\"o}m and Erik Olsson and Niklas Klasson and Josef Berge and Arto Nordlund and Maria Bjerke and Anders Wallin},
  journal={Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD},
  year={2015},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={205-14}
}
BACKGROUND Neuropsychological tests, CSF Aβ42, T-tau, P-tau181, hippocampal volume, and white matter lesions have been shown to predict conversion to dementia in patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). OBJECTIVE To examine the predictive value of combinations of these markers and to examine if the absence of pathological markers provides a lasting reduction of conversion rates. METHODS The Gothenburg MCI study is a clinically based study. Seventy-three MCI patients were included in… CONTINUE READING