Illustration of ageing and dementia; a silhouette of an old man with a stick walking on a road, a large tree and a clock in the background.

Spotlight on dementia and Alzheimer's disease

In recent years, new knowledge has improved the care of people with dementia. The progress is based on an interdisciplinary collaboration between different research areas and professional groups in healthcare. However, the care of dementia patients is extremely resource-intensive, and more research is needed to find better ways to help patients and their loved ones.

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A shortcut to dementia research at KI