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Development of screening guidelines and diagnostic criteria for predementia alzheimer's disease (DESCRIPA)

Objective

The primary goal of the study is to reach an evidence-based European consensus on the identification of subjects with Alzheimer's disease (AD) in the preferential stage. The secondary goals of the project will be to develop diagnostic criteria for preferential AD in a clinical setting and screening guidelines for preferential AD in the general population. The clinical criteria will be based on pooled data from six prospective studies of subjects with mild cognitive complaints that have investigated markers of preferential AD. The screening guidelines will be based five population-based studies that have investigated markers of preferential AD.

Funding Scheme

CON - Coordination of research actions

Coordinator

UNIVERSITY OF MAASTRICHT
Address
Dr Tanslaan 10
6229 ET Maastricht
Netherlands

Participants (14)

ALZHEIMER EUROPE
Luxembourg
Address
Route De Thionville 145
Luxembourg
ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI
Greece
Address
Exohi
57010 Asvesto Chori
ASSISTANCE PUBLIQUE - HOPITAUX DE PARIS
France
Address
Rue Pascal 54/56
75013 Paris
CENTRE HOSPITALIER UNIVERSITAIRE DE TOULOUSE
France
Address
Av. De Casselardit, 170
31300 Toulouse
CENTRO S. GIOVANNI DI DIO - FATEBENEFRATELLI ISTITUTO DI RICOVERO E CURA A CARATTERE SCIENTIFICO
Italy
Address
Via Pilastroni 4
25125 Brescia
FUNDACIO ACE. INSTITUT CATALA DE NEUROCIENCIES APLICADES
Spain
Address
Marques De Sentmenat, 35-37
08014 Barcelona
GOETEBORG UNIVERSITY
Sweden
Address
Sahlgrenska Universitetssjuhkuset
413 45 Goeteborg
INSTITUT NATIONAL DE LA SANTE ET DE LA RECHERCHE MEDICALE
France
Address
Hopital La Colombiere, 39 - Avenue Charles Flahaut
34093 Montpellier
KAROLINSKA INSTITUTE
Sweden
Address
Huddinge University Hospital
141 86 Huddinge
KINGSHILL RESEARCH CENTRE
United Kingdom
Address
C/o Victoria Hospital, Okus Road
SN1 4HZ Swindon
UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL FRANKFURT AM MAIN
Germany
Address
Heinrich Hoffmannstrasse 10
60590 Frankfurt Am-main
UNIVERSITY OF GENOVA
Italy
Address
Largo R.benzi 10
16132 Genova
UNIVERSITY OF KUOPIO
Finland
Address
9,Savilahdentie 9 G, 2Nd Floor
70210 Kuopio
VRIJE UNIVERSITEIT MEDICAL CENTER
Netherlands
Address
De Boelelaan 1117
1007 MB Amsterdam