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NCT01815112 : Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer-like Dementia: Benefit of MRI and PET Imaging
AgesMin: 65 Years Max: N/A
Inclusion Criteria:

- Age: over 65

- Participants (or representatives) gave their written informed consent

- Dementia diagnosed according to Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
(DSM IV) criteria

- For Alzheimer arm: probable Alzheimer based disease according to NINCDS-ADRDA
(National Institute of Neurological and Communicative Disorders and Stroke and the
Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association ) criteria

- For vascular dementia: diagnosis based on NINDS-AIREN (National Institute of
Neurological Disorders and Stroke and Association Internationale pour la Recherche et
l'Enseignement en Neurosciences) criteria

- For MCI: diagnosis based on Petersen index

Exclusion Criteria:

- Claustrophobia

- Diabetes

- Cardiovascular disease

- Glycemia over 1.3 g/L

- Lumbar puncture within one week before MRI examination

- Non MR-compatible implant

- Suspected brain metastases

- No informed consent signature
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