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Associations between specific autoimmune diseases and subsequent dementia: retrospective record-linkage cohort study, UK.

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To determine whether hospital admission for autoimmune disease is associated with an elevated risk of future admission for dementia.

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Retrospective, record-linkage cohort study using national hospital care and mortality administrative data, 1999-2012. Cohorts of people admitted to hospital with a range of autoimmune diseases were constructed, along with a control cohort, and followed forward in time to see if they developed dementia. 1,833,827 pe...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1136/jech-2016-207809

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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Population Health
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Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health
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BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health Journal website
Volume:
71
Pages:
576-583
Publication date:
2017-01-05
Acceptance date:
2016-11-28
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EISSN:
1470-2738
ISSN:
0143-005X
Pubs id:
pubs:685477
URN:
uri:c518dd88-c2cd-42b4-8088-04782d70a14a
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uuid:c518dd88-c2cd-42b4-8088-04782d70a14a
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pubs:685477

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