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Variability in scoring the Hachinski Ischaemic Score.

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Multi-infarct dementia (MID) may be the second most common form of dementia in later life. A commonly used aid in the clinical diagnosis of MID is the Hachinski Ischaemic Score (HIS). The usefulness of this score is controversial, and we hypothesized that this is because many items of the HIS are open to a wide range of interpretations. We therefore canvassed 45 research and academic centres in the United Kingdom and Ireland with an interest in dementia to assess the variability of interpreta...

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10.1093/ageing/24.3.242

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
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Age and ageing More from this journal
Volume:
24
Issue:
3
Pages:
242-246
Publication date:
1995-05-01
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EISSN:
1468-2834
ISSN:
0002-0729
Language:
English
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pubs:35647
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uuid:f7900b02-820b-4d8d-bb72-6dcaf3d911fb
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pubs:35647
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35647
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2012-12-19

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