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Monzino 80+ Study (M80+)

Monzino 80+ Study (M80+)

Initiatives -
To describe the design, methods, and baseline characteristics of the survey population and investigate possible differences in demographic, cognitive, functional, and behavioral characteristics between oldest old with and without any performance on cognitive tests and between oldest old alive and those deceased prior to the interview.
Start Year
2002
Funding
Italo Monzino Foundation
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Investigators Contacts
  • Ugo Lucca
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Lucca U, Garrì M, Recchia A, et al. A Population-based study of dementia in the oldest old: the Monzino 80-plus study. BMC Neurol. 2011;11:54. Published 2011 May 25. doi:10.1186/1471-2377-11-54

PUBMED 21612585

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,139
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Based survey among 80 years orolder residents in the municipalities in the province of Varese, Italy.

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
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