Individual Study / Hendrie_JAMA_2001

The Indianapolis Ibadan Dementia Project

The Indianapolis Ibadan Dementia Project

Initiatives -
To compare incidence rates of dementia and Alzheimer in 2 diverse, elderly community- dwelling population. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.*
Start Year
1992
End Year
1998
Funding
National Institutes of Health and the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Assoc Inc

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Hugh C. Hendrie
    Indiana University School of Medicine

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Baseline survey (1992-93) and two subsequent follow -up waves after 2 years(1994-95) and after 5 years (1997-98)

Marker Paper

Hendrie HC, Ogunniyi A, Hall KS, et al. Incidence of dementia and Alzheimer disease in 2 communities: Yoruba residing in Ibadan, Nigeria, and African Americans residing in Indianapolis, Indiana. JAMA. 2001 Feb 14;285(6):739-47.doi:10.1001/jama.285.6.739

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,459
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Over 65 years old.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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