Rates of Conversion From Mild Cognitive Impairment to Alzheimer’s Dementia (Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra)


This systematic review examines and summarises published estimates for the rate(s) of conversion from mild cognitive impairment or amnestic mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer’s Disease / dementia. Wide variations in conversion rates are observed.

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Ward, A. Tardiff, S. [and] Dye, C. [et al] (2013). Rate of conversion from prodromal Alzheimer’s disease to Alzheimer’s dementia: a systematic review of the literature. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra, September 28th 2013, Vol.3(1), pp.320-32. (Click here to view the PubMed abstract).

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