Neuropsychological prediction of dementia and the absence of dementia in healthy elderly persons.

@article{Masur1994NeuropsychologicalPO,
  title={Neuropsychological prediction of dementia and the absence of dementia in healthy elderly persons.},
  author={Deepa Masur and Martin J. Sliwinski and Richard B. Lipton and A. D. Blau and Howard A. Crystal},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1994},
  volume={44 8},
  pages={1427-32}
}
Identification of elderly individuals with low and high risk for future dementia has emerged as an important clinical and public health issue. To address this issue, we assessed neuropsychological performance in 317 initially nondemented elderly persons between 75 and 85 years of age and followed them for at least 4 years as part of the Bronx Aging Study… CONTINUE READING