Socio-demographic variation of dementia subtypes in China: Methodology and results of a prevalence study in Beijing, Chengdu, Shanghai, and Xian Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dementia

abstract

  • We observed variations in prevalence for AD and VaD in different regions and demographic groups in China that persisted after controlling for potential confounding factors. Sociodemographic factors are probable surrogates for conditions such as lifestyle, environment, comorbidities, and life expectancy.

publication date

  • December 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1159/000096131

PubMed ID

  • 17035714

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 177

end page

  • 87

volume

  • 27

number

  • 4