Validity of Death Certificate and Hospital Discharge ICD Codes for Dementia Diagnosis: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Akira Fujiyoshi, David R. Jacobs, Alvaro Alonso, José A. Luchsinger, Stephen R. Rapp, Daniel A. Duprez

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41 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)168-172
Number of pages5
JournalAlzheimer disease and associated disorders
Issue number2
StatePublished - May 1 2017

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Funding Information:
Supported by contracts N01-HC-95159, N01-HC-95160, N01-HC-95161, N01-HC-95162, N01-HC-95163, N01-HC-95164, N01-HC-95165, N01-HC-95166, N01-HC-95167, N01-HC-95168, and N01-HC-95169 from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and by grants UL1-TR-000040 and UL1-TR-001079 from NCRR. A.F. is supported by Fulbright Program (RS 2014).


  • International Classification of Diseases (ICD)
  • cohort
  • dementia
  • diagnosis
  • validity

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