Prevalence of cognitive impairment and dementia as defined by neuropsychological test performance.

Abstract

The Canadian Study of Health and Aging (CSHA) provided a population-based estimate of the prevalence of dementia of 8% for those aged 65 and older. Other studies have produced both higher and lower prevalence estimates. Factors that may contribute to these differences include: the use of or the reliance on neuropsychological testing, the consideration of… (More)

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@article{Larrea2000PrevalenceOC, title={Prevalence of cognitive impairment and dementia as defined by neuropsychological test performance.}, author={Fernando Larrea and John D Fisk and James E. Graham and Karen J Stadnyk}, journal={Neuroepidemiology}, year={2000}, volume={19 3}, pages={121-9} }