ERIC Number: EJ548706
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Dementia in Urban Black Outpatients: Initial Experience at the Emory Satellite Clinics.
Auchus, Alexander P.
Gerontologist, v37 n1 p25-29 Feb 1997
Describes the demographic features and clinical diagnoses in a sample of 58 demented urban black outpatients. Results indicate that probable Alzheimer's disease was the most common cause of dementia whereas probable vascular dementia was uncommon. A multiple etiology dementia was identified in more than one-third of the patients. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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