Role of impaired cognitive states & risk factors in conversion to mixed dementias

  • Abner, Erin (PI)
  • Kryscio, Richard (CoPI)
  • Yu, Lei (CoPI)
  • Kaye, Jeffrey (PI)
  • Lim, Kelvin (CoPI)
  • Lipton, Richard B. (CoPI)
  • Schmitt, Frederick (CoPI)
  • Tyas, Suzanne Leigh (CoPI)
  • White, Lon Ray (CoPI)
  • Xiong, Chengjie (CoPI)
  • Masaki, Kamal (CoPI)

Project: Research project

Project Details

Description

Project Narrative With the graying of America, the cost of caring for older adults with dementia will rise substantially over the next few decades. Current emphasis in the field is on primary and secondary prevention. This project will study diabetes and hypertension as risk factors for various forms of dementia inducing pathology, as well as the impaired clinical states that precede diagnosed dementia.
StatusActive
Effective start/end date9/1/111/31/23

Funding

  • National Institute on Aging: $539,531.00
  • National Institute on Aging: $519,889.00
  • National Institute on Aging: $513,010.00
  • National Institute on Aging: $580,631.00
  • National Institute on Aging: $656,164.00

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