Term: Alzheimer / Dementia Disorders
Last Updated: 2010-10-05
"Alzheimer's disease (AD) ... is the most common form of dementia." (
Wikipedia - Alzheimer's disease - accessed October 5, 2010).
See MedlinePlus® Health Topics - Alzheimer's Disease(AD) for more information.
MCHP has used the following ICD-9-CM codes to identify dementia: 290-292, 294, 331, and 797.
- International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, with Clinical Modifications (ICD-9-CM)
- Menec V, MacWilliam L, Soodeen R, Mitchell L. The Health and Health Care Use of Manitoba's Seniors: Have They Changed Over Time? Winnipeg, MB: Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, 2002. [Report] [Summary] [Additional Materials] (View)
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