TITLE

Dementia Is a Death Sentence

AUTHOR(S)
Wilke, Allan J.
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;3/15/2008, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a study based on Great Britain's Medical Research Council's Cognitive Function and Ageing Study (MRC CFAS) regarding people with dementia, which shows that there were 438 incident cases of dementia and 81% died that occurred at a median age of 90 for women and 87 for men.
ACCESSION #
31413295

 

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