Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Cognitive and Biomarker Profiles of Accurate and Inaccurate MCI Diagnosis|
Emily C Edmonds
||San Diego, CA
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| October 2016 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects more than 5 million Americans, and this number is expected to nearly triple to more than 13 million by 2050 due to the growing population of older adults in our society. In Veterans, the overall prevalence of dementia among those treated at VA medical centers has been estimated at 7.3%. AD is the most common cause of dementia in Veterans aged 65 and older. Veterans may be at increased risk for AD relative to the ge...
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