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Associations between age-related macular degeneration, Alzheimer disease, and dementia: record linkage study of hospital admissions.

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IMPORTANCE: The potential association between age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and Alzheimer disease (AD) is uncertain and has implications for understanding disease pathogenesis, referral, and treatments. OBJECTIVES: To determine whether individuals admitted to the hospital with AMD were significantly more or less likely to develop AD or dementia in the following years, as well as to assess whether people with AD or dementia were significantly more or less likely to be admitted to the ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
JAMA ophthalmology
Volume:
132
Issue:
1
Pages:
63-68
Publication date:
2014-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
2168-6173
ISSN:
2168-6165
URN:
uuid:7bb3d364-afcb-409c-8864-83265e1ef3e9
Source identifiers:
438922
Local pid:
pubs:438922

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