Epilepsy Behav 2021 May 5;120:108006. Epub 2021 May 5.
Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, North Tower, 1403-29 St NW, Calgary, AB T2N 2T9, Canada; Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, 3D10 - 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada; Hotchkiss Brain Institute, University of Calgary, 1A10 - 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada; Alberta Health Services, Foothills Medical Centre, 1403-29 St. NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 2T9, Canada; O'Brien Institute for Public Health, University of Calgary, 3rd Floor TRW Building, 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4Z6, Canada. Electronic address:
Objective: Although the prevalence of comorbid epilepsy and dementia is expected to increase, the impact is not well understood. Our objectives were to examine risk factors associated with incident dementia and the impact of frailty and dementia on mortality in older adults with epilepsy.
Methods: The CALIBER scientific platform was used. Read More