Pathological correlates of late-onset dementia in a multicentre, community-based population in England and Wales

@article{Study2001PathologicalCO,
  title={Pathological correlates of late-onset dementia in a multicentre, community-based population in England and Wales},
  author={Neuropathology Group of the Medical Research Council Cognitive Fu Study},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2001},
  volume={357},
  pages={169-175}
}
BACKGROUND We have undertaken a large unselected, community-based neuropathology study in an elderly (70-103 years) UK population in relation to prospectively evaluated dementia status. The study tests the assumption that dementing disorders as defined by current diagnostic protocols underlie this syndrome in the community at large. METHODS Respondents in the Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Study were approached for consent to examine the brain at necropsy. Dementia… CONTINUE READING
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