Table 1

Subject characteristics

AD

FTLD

Controls

Significance


Age

65.5 (51–76)

63 (43–79)

59 (49–78)

p = 0.48

M:F

7:13

12:3

14:9

p = 0.02


MMSE

21.5 (14–27)

24.5 (13–30)

29 (27–30)

p = 0.091

p < 0.0012

p = 0.0023


1 = AD compared to FLTD, 2 = AD compared to controls, 3 = FTLD compared to controls. AD = Alzheimer's disease, FTLD = frontotemporal lobar degeneration, M = male, F = female

de Haan et al. BMC Neuroscience 2009 10:101   doi:10.1186/1471-2202-10-101

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