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Geriatrisch bedeutsame Substanzen

  • Margot Schmitz

Zusammenfassung

Die Alzheimer-Krankheit ist die häufigste geriatrische Krankheit. 5% der über 65-Jährigen leiden daran. Diese Zahl steigt rapide mit dem Lebensalter an, und bei den über 80-Jährigen sind es schon über 10 bis 20%. Allerdings kann die Krankheit schon bei 35-Jährigen beginnen.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Margot Schmitz
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.WienAustria
  2. 2.WienAustria

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