Asian Americans are more hesitant than white peers to participate in brain scan research with MRIs. While South/East Asian older adults represent the fastest-growing racial/ethnic groups of Americans at risk for dementia, South Asians are most likely to attribute dementia to people’s own behaviors.

Asian Americans are more hesitant than white peers to participate in brain scan research with MRIs. While South/East Asian older adults represent the fastest-growing racial/ethnic groups of Americans at risk for dementia, South Asians are most likely to attribute dementia to people’s own behaviors.