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Alzheimer's Association (March 9, 2010): 2010 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures
About This Report:
2010 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures provides a statistical resource for United States data related to Alzheimer's disease, the most common type of dementia, as well as other dementias.
Background and context for interpretation of the data are contained in the Overview. This includes definitions of the types of dementia and a summary of current knowledge about Alzheimer's disease.
Additional sections address prevalence, mortality, caregiving and use and costs of care and services.
The Special Report for 2010 focuses on race, ethnicity and Alzheimer's disease.