Prevalence of dementia and its subtypes in the Japanese American population of King County, Washington state. The Kame Project.

@article{Graves1996PrevalenceOD,
  title={Prevalence of dementia and its subtypes in the Japanese American population of King County, Washington state. The Kame Project.},
  author={Amy Borenstein Graves and Eric B. Larson and Steven Edland and J D Bowen and Wayne C. McCormick and Susan M McCurry and Marion McBurney Rice and Audra T. Wenzlow and Jay M Uomoto},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={144 8},
  pages={760-71}
}
Studies of Asian populations generally have reported prevalence rates for dementia similar to those of predominantly Caucasian populations, but relative prevalence rates of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia have differed. Between May 1, 1992 and May 1, 1994, the prevalence rates of dementia, Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia were examined in the Japanese American population aged over 65 years in King County, Washington State. A total of 3,045 eligible individuals were… CONTINUE READING

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