Practice Guidance

Young onset dementia: quick guide

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Key messages Young onset dementia is diagnostically and clinically defined as dementia occurring before the age of 65. In other parts of the world, such as the USA, it is also known as early onset dementia. Younger people with dementia are part of a larger demographic. In 2015 there were 850,000 people with dementia in […]

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