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Public knowledge about dementia in Germany—results of a population survey

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  • Daniel Lüdecke
  • Olaf Knesebeck
  • Christopher Kofahl

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To increase knowledge, reduce uncertainty and modify attitudes towards dementia and those who are afflicted, educational programs and contact-based approaches should be considered. Copyright Swiss School of Public Health 2016

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  • Daniel Lüdecke & Olaf Knesebeck & Christopher Kofahl, 2016. "Public knowledge about dementia in Germany—results of a population survey," International Journal of Public Health, Springer;Swiss School of Public Health (SSPH+), vol. 61(1), pages 9-16, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:ijphth:v:61:y:2016:i:1:p:9-16
    DOI: 10.1007/s00038-015-0703-x
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