Occurrence of Young-Onset Dementia

JAMA Neurology

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), MONDAY, JULY 19, 2021

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What The Study Did: This study included a meta-analysis that combined the results of 74 studies with 2.7 million participants to estimate how common globally dementia is in people younger than age 65.

Authors: Sebastian Köhler, Ph.D., of Maastricht University in Maastricht, the Netherlands, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2021.2161)

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