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Risk factors associated with Alzheimer disease, related dementias by sex, race, ethnicity

JAMA Neurology

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JAMA Network

About The Study: Researchers updated estimates of the proportion of Alzheimer disease and related dementias in the United States associated with modifiable risk factors and assessed differences by sex, race and ethnicity.

Authors: Roch Nianogo, M.D., Ph.D., of the University of California, Los Angeles, and Deborah E. Barnes, Ph.D., M.P.H., of the University of California, San Francisco, are the corresponding authors.

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