Occurrence of medical co-morbidity in mild cognitive impairment: implications for generalisation of MCI research

Blossom C M Stephan, Carol Brayne, George M Savva, Fiona E Matthews, Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Study

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diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) typically excludes individuals with medical co-morbidity. Interest in MCI screening raises the questions of what are the best criteria to identify a representative sample and what factors are associated with MCI progression to dementia.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)501-7
Number of pages7
JournalAge and Ageing
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2011


  • Age Factors
  • Aged
  • Aging
  • Analysis of Variance
  • Anemia
  • Biomedical Research
  • Chi-Square Distribution
  • Cognition
  • Cognition Disorders
  • Comorbidity
  • Dementia
  • Disease Progression
  • Female
  • Great Britain
  • Humans
  • Logistic Models
  • Male
  • Prevalence
  • Risk Assessment
  • Risk Factors
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Time Factors

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