Chapter V.7. Prevention of Dementia

  1. Nawab Qizilbash MBChB, MRCP, MSc, DPhil (Oxon)1,2
  1. Anthony F. Jorm

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch39

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

How to Cite

Jorm, A. F. (2003) Prevention of Dementia, in Evidence-based Dementia Practice (ed N. Qizilbash), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch39

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Visiting Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Hospital Universitario GM-Cantoblanco, 280049 Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Member of Green College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052967

Online ISBN: 9780470752340



  • prevention;
  • diseases;
  • mechanism;
  • medications;
  • antioxidants


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Levels of evidence for prevention

  • Approaches to prevention

  • Prevention of AD

  • Prevention of VaD

  • Prevention through improvements in society

  • Conclusion