Mortality after a diagnosis of dementia in a population aged 75 and over in Spain Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dementia

abstract

  • Dementia is a major risk factor for death in advanced age, with the highest mortality rates in women. Moderate and severe dementia was associated with an increased mortality risk even after appropriate control of comorbid conditions.

publication date

  • September 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1159/000144088

PubMed ID

  • 18622143

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 80

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 31

number

  • 2