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AAICPD: Low-Tech Tool Predicts Six-Year Risk of Dementia

(PSYCHIATRIC TIMES) - MedPage Today Action Points

o Explain to interested patients that this report describes an assessment tool that has not been tested in a large randomized trial.

o This report is based upon material published as an abstract and presented at a meeting. It has not been published in a peer-reviewed journal.

WASHINGTON, June 11 -- The risk of developing dementia within six years can be predicted by a simple assessment tool that relies on clinical impression and patient history, researchers reported here.

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http://www.psychiatrictimes.com/alzheimer-dementia/article/10168/58236

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