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MedPage TodayDementia Risk Score Touts ‘Nearly 100%’ Predictive Accuracy

Using data from nearly 450,000 people in the UK, a model that scores individuals based on a suite of variables found in combination to be highly predictive of dementia risk. These included age, low education level, sleep patterns, and comorbidities such as diabetes and cerebrovascular, cardiovascular, and respiratory disease.

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