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TRENDS IN THE INCIDENCE OF DEMENTIA IN SWEDISH 85-YEAR-OLDS

      The average life expectancy is increasing worldwide and the prevalence of dementia is expected to increase exponentially. Recently, some studies have suggested a decrease in incident cases of dementia. It is unclear if this decline is similar in the oldest age group. The aim of this study is to examine whether there has been a change in the incidence of dementia in 85 year olds followed until age 90, comparing two cohorts born 22 years apart.
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