A case-control study of occupational magnetic field exposure and Alzheimer's disease: results from the California Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis and Treatment Centers

@article{Davanipour2007ACS,
  title={A case-control study of occupational magnetic field exposure and Alzheimer's disease: results from the California Alzheimer's Disease Diagnosis and Treatment Centers},
  author={Zoreh Davanipour and Chiu-chen Tseng and Pey-Jiuan Lee and Eugene L. Sobel},
  journal={BMC Neurology},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={13 - 13}
}
BACKGROUND A few studies have investigated a possible relationship between Alzheimer's disease (AD) and occupations with extremely low frequency magnetic field (MF) exposure. The purpose of this study was to further evaluate this possible association in a large patient population with expert diagnoses. METHODS Subjects came from the 8 of the 9 California Alzheimer's Disease Diagnostic and Treatment Centers not previously used in an earlier study. Cases had probable or definite AD; controls… CONTINUE READING