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Methodological issues in primary prevention trials for neurodegenerative dementia.

Abstract:

The prevention of neurodegenerative dementias, such as Alzheimer's disease, is a public health priority. Due to the large numbers of affected patients, even interventions bringing about a relatively small delay in disease onset could have large public health effects. Randomized controlled trials (RCTs) are required to demonstrate the effectiveness of preventive interventions, but such trials raise specific methodological questions because they are new in the field of neurodegenerative disease...

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10.3233/jad-2009-0971

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Andrieu, S More by this author
Carrillo, MC More by this author
DeKosky, S More by this author
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Journal:
Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
Volume:
16
Issue:
2
Pages:
235-270
Publication date:
2009
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EISSN:
1875-8908
ISSN:
1387-2877
URN:
uuid:eaf417a4-7a0d-4112-80fd-9c87ae176068
Source identifiers:
60828
Local pid:
pubs:60828

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