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Less than 10% of patients with Alzheimer's disease diagnosed in Hungary

BMJ 2002; 324 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.324.7352.1478/g (Published 22 June 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;324:1478
  1. Carl Kovac
  1. Budapest

    Although awareness of Alzheimer's disease has increased in Hungary in recent years, only about 5-10% of the estimated 100 000 Hungarians with the disease are diagnosed and treated, a leading Hungarian neurologist said this week.

    Dr Péter Tariska, a psychiatrist, neurologist, and gerontologist and head of the memory clinic at the National Institute of Psychiatry and Neurology in …

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