Ibadan Study of Ageing

Principal Investigator

Prof Oye Gureje
Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Nigeria
Email: oye_gureje@yahoo.com

Data Contact

Dr Akin Ojagbemi
Email: drakinjagbemi@yahoo.com


Setting: Ibadan, Nigeria
Start Date: 2003-2004
End Date: 2007
Participants: 2149 individuals aged 65+ years at baseline
Assessment Schedule: Baseline and follow-up in 2007
Measures: (1) Dementia diagnoses; (2) Delayed word recall and animal fluency test; (3) Medical history and depression; (4) Social engagement and physical activity  

Further Information

Further information: Methods of the ISA
Gureje et al. Incidence of and Risk Factors for Dementia in the Ibadan Study of Aging. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011: 59;869–874.    
Publications list: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/collections/54114268/?sort=pubdate