Review

Dementia in the oldest old: a multi-factorial and growing public health issue

Raquel C Gardner , Victor Valcour and Kristine Yaffe

Alzheimer's Research & Therapy 2013, 5:27 (1 July 2013)

Yaffe and colleagues discuss the major epidemiological studies, prevalence, clinical presentation, neuropathological and imaging features, risk factors, and treatment of dementia in the oldest old, and the need for further research.

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