Study finds ‘no evidence’ that racial disparities in dementia have decreased

TitleStudy finds ‘no evidence’ that racial disparities in dementia have decreased
Publication TypeWeb Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsErnst, J
Series TitleRace and Medicine
PublisherHealio
Keywordscognition impairment, Dementia, Health Disparities, Neurology
Abstract

Rates and incidence of dementia among non-Hispanic Black individuals remained substantially higher compared with non-Hispanic white individuals in the U.S. from 2000 through 2016, according to findings published in JAMA Neurology.

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Source: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2020.4471

URLhttps://www.healio.com/news/neurology/20201130/study-finds-no-evidence-that-racial-disparities-in-dementia-have-decreased
Citation Key11235