The Roles of Apathy and Depression in Predicting Alzheimer Disease: A Longitudinal Analysis in Older Adults With Mild Cognitive Impairment.

Affiliation

Hurvitz Brain Sciences Program (MR, NH, DV, KLL), Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto; Departments of Pharmacology and Toxicology (MR, KLL), and Psychiatry (NH, DG, KLL), University of Toronto, Toronto. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Apathy and depression have each been associated with an increased risk of conversion from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to Alzheimer disease (AD).These symptoms often co-occur and the contribution of each to risk of AD is not clear.

Keywords

Alzheimer disease,apathy,depression,mild cognitive impairment,

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