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Formal education lessens the impact of Alzheimer's disease
Date:8/11/2009

mptoms of dementia in Alzheimer's disease if brain damage is defined as volume loss on magnetic resonance imaging scans. The relevance of our findings is strengthened by the large sample including 270 patients with Alzheimer's disease. Furthermore, factors with a potential negative influence on cognition and brain volume loss, such as genetic characteristics, age, gender, and brain infarction were also considered." These research results show for the first time that the modifying effect of formal education is robust enough to reduce the negative effects of structural brain damage on cognitive function. Further studies are planned that will include a larger patient cohort and more precise measurement of brain volume reduction.


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