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International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease
Volume 2009, Article ID 780720, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2009/780720
Research Article

Sensitivity of Nursing Home Cost Comparisons to Method of Dementia Diagnosis Ascertainment

1Division of Gerontology, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
2The Peter Lamy Center on Drug Therapy and Aging, Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
3Department of Pharmaceutical Health Services Research, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
4Bronx Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
5Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10468, USA
6Cecil G. Sheps Center for Health Services Research, School of Social Work, The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
7Department of Neurology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
8Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA

Received 26 March 2009; Accepted 6 August 2009

Academic Editor: Sara M. Debanne

Copyright © 2009 Ann L. Gruber-Baldini et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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