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Comparison of mean MeDi score using general linear model adjusted for necessary covariates. In: Willett W, editor. We evaluated the association of adherence to an a priori defined Mediterranean dietary pattern and its components with dementia and specific aspects of cognitive function in a representative population cohort in Greece. We hypothesized that higher adherence to the MeDi would be associated with lower risk for AD. Gu Y, Scarmeas N. Stern and M. This study included participants of two related cohorts recruited in WHICAP and WHICAP , which were identified via ethnicity and age stratification processes from a probability sample of Medicare beneficiaries residing in an area of three contiguous census tracts within a geographically defined area of northern Manhattan.