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Risk Factors Review

 

Thinking about sex and gender differences in dementia

1.

Which of the risk factors for dementia are sex-based differences?

2.

Which of the risk factors for dementia are gender-based differences?

3.

How can a biological risk factor like estrogen use also be a gendered risk factor? What role does social context play in each of the risk factors?

 

 

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Multiple Choice Quiz