The Vascular Impairment of Cognition Classification Consensus Study.


Skrobot O. A. , O'Brien J., Black S., Chen C., DeCarli C., Erkinjuntti T., ...More

Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association, vol.13, no.6, pp.624-633, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jalz.2016.10.007
  • Title of Journal : Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association
  • Page Numbers: pp.624-633

Abstract

Introduction: Numerous diagnostic criteria have tried to tackle the variability in clinical manifestations and problematic diagnosis of vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) but none have been universally accepted. These criteria have not been readily comparable, impacting on clinical diagnosis rates and in turn prevalence estimates, research, and treatment.