Skip to main content

Table 1 Parameters of the model

From: Fitting the epidemiology and neuropathology of the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease to prevent dementia

  Source Function Parameters Male Female
Time until death due to other causes INE Gompertz ln(α) −10.022 −11.922
β 0.090 0.108
Time until dementia [15] Gompertz ln(α) −17.825 −16.772
β 0.164 0.157
Dementia survival [21] Polynomic b0 30.835 42.767
b1 −0.447 −0.709
b2 0.002 0.003
Prodromal stage length [17,18] Exponential λ 10 10
  1. INE, Spanish National Institute of Statistics.