Author | Paul B. Rosenberg, MD

Articles

Depression in Patients With Alzheimer Dementia

November 01, 2006

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Alzheimer dementia (AD) represents a profound global health concern. By the year 2050, the prevalence of AD in the United States is expected to reach 15 million. At present, there are 4.5 million cases in the United States, which equals an estimated cost of $100 billion each year in medical and family expenses.