Subjective memory complaints of family members of patients with Alzheimer's disease and depression.

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BACKGROUND First-degree relatives of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and major depression (MD) carry an increased genetic risk for the same disorders. Subjective memory complaints of the family members of patients might be an early sign or an indicator of an increased risk of either dementia or depression. Alternatively, they might be the consequence… (More)

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@article{Heun2003SubjectiveMC, title={Subjective memory complaints of family members of patients with Alzheimer's disease and depression.}, author={Reinhard Heun and Martin Kockler and Ursula Ptok}, journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders}, year={2003}, volume={16 2}, pages={78-83} }