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International Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease
Volume 2012, Article ID 171327, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/171327
Editorial

Trends in Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia in the Asian-Pacific Region

1Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Suite 1038 AAC, 600 South Paulina, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
2Department of Neurology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029, India
3Department of Neurology, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Portland, OR 97329-3098, USA
4Department of Neurology, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Panjagutta, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh 500082, India
5The Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia

Received 1 November 2012; Accepted 1 November 2012

Copyright © 2012 Neelum T. Aggarwal 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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