Individual Study / KLOSCAD

Korean Longitudinal Study on Cognitive Aging and Dementia

Korean Longitudinal Study on Cognitive Aging and Dementia

Initiatives -
First multicenter nationwide population-based prospective cohort study for investigating the epidemiology, biopsychosocial risk factors, and outcomes of normal cognitive aging and various dementing illnesses. *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
2009
End Year
2018
Funding
Korean Health Technology R&D Project, Ministry of Health and Welfare, Republic of Korea [grant no. HI09C1379 (A092077)]

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Ki Woong Kim
    Seoul National University Bundang Hospital

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Every two years

Marker Paper

Han JW, Kim TH, Kwak KP, et al. Overview of the Korean Longitudinal Study on Cognitive Aging and Dementia. Psychiatry Investig. 2018;15(8):767-774. doi:10.30773/pi.2018.06.02

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
7,000
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Over 60 years old

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other