pathological correlates of late-onset dementia

Last reviewed 01/2018

209 individuals who had enrolled in the Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Study gave consent for necropsy.

Dementia status was define prospectively using an automated algorithm.

Neruopathological correlates of dementia were assessed.

Reference:

  • 1) Neuropathology Group of the MRC CFAS. Pathological correlates of late-onset dementia in a multicentre, community-based population in England and Wales. Lancet, 357, 169-75.