About the Authors
- Fiona E. Matthews
- Medical Research Council (MRC) Biostatistics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
- Carol Brayne
- Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
- James Lowe
- Department of Neuropathology, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
- Ian McKeith
- Institute for Ageing and Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
- Stephen B. Wharton, Paul Ince
- Department of Neuroscience, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: FEM CB JL IM SBW PI. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: FEM CB JL IM SBW PI. Designed the experiments/the study: FEM CB JL IM SBW PI. Analyzed the data: FEM CB JL SBW. Collected data/did experiments for the study: FEM JL SBW PI. Enrolled patients: CB JL. Wrote the first draft of the paper: FEM CB PI. Contributed to the writing of the paper: FEM CB IM SBW. Primary statistical analyses and modeling: FEM. Coordinated the study and supervised the enrollment of respondents: CB PI IM. Pathological validation of cases in series: JL. Neuropathological analysis of cases for the study: SBW.