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International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease
Volume 2010, Article ID 673581, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2010/673581
Research Article

Predictors of the Progression of Dementia Severity in Brazilian Patients with Alzheimer's Disease and Vascular Dementia

1Dementia Outpatient Clinic and Behavioral Sciences Program, Neurology Service and Medical Sciences Post-Graduation Course, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul School of Medicine, Porto Alegre 90035-903, Brazil
2Dementia Outpatient Clinic and Behavioral Sciences Program, Neurology Service, Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul School of Medicine, Porto Alegre 90035-903, Brazil
3Layton Aging and Alzheimer's Disease Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA

Received 13 September 2009; Revised 15 December 2009; Accepted 17 January 2010

Academic Editor: Leonardo Pantoni

Copyright © 2010 Márcia L. Chaves 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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