For many people dementia is one of the most frightening prospects of growing older. As the chance of dementia increases strongly with age and as our population is ageing rapidly, more and more people are set to suffer from this disease. A demographic epidemiological study has examined the expected years of life lived with dementia among different groups of people.
Original languageEnglish
JournalDemos: bulletin over bevolking en samenleving
Journal publication date2009
IssueSpecial issue

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