TITLE

Canadian Institutes of Health Research proposes major initiative on Alzheimer disease in step toward national dementia strategy

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/4/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 3/4, pE36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the new international effort which will further Alzheimer disease research by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), giving emphasis on early detection and prevention. According to Rémi Quirion, executive director of the International Collaborative Research Strategy for Alzheimer's Disease project, CIHR has now focused on the disease for a variety of reasons. Further, CIHR is said to have found aging as a critical factor affecting health care in Canada.
ACCESSION #
43396845

 

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