A case-control study on Alzheimer’s disease and exposure to anesthesia

@article{Gasparini2002ACS,
  title={A case-control study on Alzheimer’s disease and exposure to anesthesia},
  author={Maddalena Gasparini and Nicola Vanacore and C. Schiaffini and Livia Brusa and Michele Panella and Giuseppina Talarico and Giuseppe Bruno and Giuseppe Meco and Gian Luigi Lenzi},
  journal={Neurological Sciences},
  year={2002},
  volume={23},
  pages={11-14}
}
A retrospective hospital-based case-control study was performed with the aim to evaluate the association between exposure to anesthesia and Alzheimer’s disease (AD). A total of 115 AD patients, 230 Parkinson’s disease (PD) patients and 230 patients with non-degenerative neurological disease were studied. Each AD case was matched for sex, age (±3 years) and geographic area of residence with four controls (2 PD patients and 2 with other neurological disease). Information about exposure to general… CONTINUE READING

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