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In 1987, Drs. David Salmon, Igor Grant, and Robert Katzman at UCSD were invited to participate in a survey of the prevalence of dementing disorders in a randomly selected population of 5055 elderly who lived in the Jin-An district in Shanghai, China,63 which was carried out by Mingyuan Zhang and colleagues at the Shanghai Institute of Mental Health in collaboration with Drs. William Liu, Paul Levy, and Elena Yu at the University of Illinois in Chicago. 1% had middle school educations or higher, with doctoral degrees, thus constituting a very wide spread in the educational spectrum in this community.
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