L Fratiglioni

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Worldwide prevalence and incidence of dementia
    L Fratiglioni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Drugs Aging 15:365-75. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of mild dementia in community surveys. Is it possible to increase the accuracy of our diagnostic instruments?
    A Herlitz
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 54:319-24. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging and the occurrence of dementia: findings from a population-based cohort with a large sample of nonagenarians
    E von Strauss
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 56:587-92. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Natural history of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias: review of the literature in the light of the findings from the Kungsholmen Project
    H Aguero-Torres
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:755-66. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Incidence of dementia in relation to stroke and the apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele in the very old. Findings from a population-based longitudinal study
    L Zhu
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 31:53-60. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Institutionalization in the elderly: the role of chronic diseases and dementia. Cross-sectional and longitudinal data from a population-based study
    H Aguero-Torres
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:795-801. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of incident Alzheimer's disease: a prospective longitudinal study
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Neuropsychology 11:413-20. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive support at episodic encoding and retrieval: similar patterns of utilization in community-based samples of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia patients
    O Almkvist
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 21:816-30. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment in the population and physical health: data on 1,435 individuals aged 75 to 95
    G B Frisoni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M322-8. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking and Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease: review of the epidemiological studies
    L Fratiglioni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    Behav Brain Res 113:117-20. 2000

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Worldwide prevalence and incidence of dementia
    L Fratiglioni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Drugs Aging 15:365-75. 1999
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  2. ncbi request reprint Detection of mild dementia in community surveys. Is it possible to increase the accuracy of our diagnostic instruments?
    A Herlitz
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 54:319-24. 1997
    ..To investigate the accuracy of cognitive tests and clinical dementia diagnosis in distinguishing between mildly demented and nondemented subjects...
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging and the occurrence of dementia: findings from a population-based cohort with a large sample of nonagenarians
    E von Strauss
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 56:587-92. 1999
    ..This question is relevant both for understanding the pathogenetic mechanism of the dementias and for the public health prospective because of the increasing number of 85-year-old or older persons in our population...
  4. ncbi request reprint Natural history of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias: review of the literature in the light of the findings from the Kungsholmen Project
    H Aguero-Torres
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:755-66. 1998
    ..However, thanks to longitudinal research, which has only recently begun to proliferate, not only is better comprehension of the continuity of the cognitive decline possible, but also the identification of some prognostic factors...
  5. ncbi request reprint Incidence of dementia in relation to stroke and the apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele in the very old. Findings from a population-based longitudinal study
    L Zhu
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Department of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 31:53-60. 2000
    ..Both stroke and the apolipoprotein E (APOE) epsilon4 allele increase the risk of dementia. However, the interaction between stroke and APOE on dementia is still unclear. We addressed this topic by using a longitudinal design...
  6. ncbi request reprint Institutionalization in the elderly: the role of chronic diseases and dementia. Cross-sectional and longitudinal data from a population-based study
    H Aguero-Torres
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Epidemiol 54:795-801. 2001
    ..This study confirms that dementia and cognitive impairment are the main contributors to institutionalization in the elderly, independently of their sociodemographic status, social network, or functional status...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of incident Alzheimer's disease: a prospective longitudinal study
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Neuropsychology 11:413-20. 1997
    ..Further, supportive episodic memory tasks may be more salient predictors of incident AD than tasks that offer less supportive encoding or retrieval conditions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive support at episodic encoding and retrieval: similar patterns of utilization in community-based samples of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia patients
    O Almkvist
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 21:816-30. 1999
    ..The results suggests a similarity between AD and VaD patients with regard to the nature of the episodic memory impairment, despite etiologic differences between the diseases...
  9. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment in the population and physical health: data on 1,435 individuals aged 75 to 95
    G B Frisoni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 55:M322-8. 2000
    ..The physical health correlates of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) in the older individual are poorly known. The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between physical health and MCI with population data...
  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking and Parkinson's and Alzheimer's disease: review of the epidemiological studies
    L Fratiglioni
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Huddinge University Hospital, Sweden
    Behav Brain Res 113:117-20. 2000
    ..A review of all studies that either support or refute this hypothesis is presented separately for PD and AD...
  11. ncbi request reprint The influence of education on clinically diagnosed dementia incidence and mortality data from the Kungsholmen Project
    C Qiu
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Box 6401 Olivecronas väg 4, S 113 82 Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 58:2034-9. 2001
    ..The relationship between education and Alzheimer disease (AD) or dementia has been widely examined and the evidence obtained is mixed. Several hypotheses have been proposed to explain the observed association between them...
  12. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and risk of dementia in the Kungsholmen project: a 6-year follow-up study
    W L Xu
    Aging Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
    Neurology 63:1181-6. 2004
    ..The authors investigated the relationship between diabetes mellitus and risk of dementia, Alzheimer disease (AD), and vascular dementia (VaD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint APOE and cognitive decline in preclinical Alzheimer disease and non-demented aging
    D Bunce
    Department of Psychology, Goldsmiths College, University of London, London SE14 6NW, UK
    Neurology 63:816-21. 2004
    ....
  14. pmc Risk and protective effects of the APOE gene towards Alzheimer's disease in the Kungsholmen project: variation by age and sex
    C Qiu
    Ageing Research Centre, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology and Medicine, Department of Neurotec, Karolinska Institutet and the Stockholm Gerontology Research Centre, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:828-33. 2004
    ..The risk effect of APOE epsilon 4 allele for Alzheimer's disease is acknowledged, whereas the putative protective effect of epsilon 2 allele remains in debate...
  15. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E genotypes and the incidence of Alzheimer's disease among persons aged 75 years and older: variation by use of antihypertensive medication?
    Z Guo
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center and Department of Geriatric Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 153:225-31. 2001
    ..Further studies are needed to clarify whether use of antihypertensive medication, especially diuretics, modifies the effect of the allele...
  16. doi request reprint Occurrence of cognitive impairment and dementia in the community: a 9-year-long prospective study
    B Caracciolo
    Aging Research Center, NVS Department, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 70:1778-85. 2008
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  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cognitive change from preclinical to clinical Alzheimer's disease
    S Jones
    Brain Cogn 49:210-3. 2002
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Predictors of progression from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer disease
    K Palmer
    Aging Research Center, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 68:1596-602. 2007
    ..To determine the occurrence of neuropsychiatric symptomatology and the relation to future development of Alzheimer disease (AD) in persons with and without mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...