Improving Care for Populations Disproportionally Affected by Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias. Notes


  1. National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease (2012). Action 2.H.1 states "This Task Force shall 'better understand the unique challenges faced by these groups and create a plan of action'." Page 21. Available at

  2. Alzheimer's Association (2006). "Early Onset Dementia: A National Challenge, a Future Crisis." Retrieved March 5, 2013 from

  3. U.S. Census Bureau (2012). 2012 National Population Projections. Retrieved March 8, 2013 from

  4. Ibid.

  5. Alzheimer's Association (2011). 2010 Alzheimer's Disease Facts and Figures. Retrieved May 11, 2012 from

  6. Alvarez, N. (2001). Alzheimer's disease in Down syndrome. Medscape Reference: Drugs, Diseases, and Procedures. Retrieved February 11, 2013 from

  7. National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices (2012). 'My Thinker's Not Working' A National Strategy for Enabling Adults with Intellectual Disabilities Affected by Dementia to Remain in Their Community and Receive Quality Supports. Retrieved January 15, 2013 from

  8. Please see for more information.

  9. National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease. Available at

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