Alcohol drinking and cognitive functions: findings from the Cardiovascular Risk Factors Aging and Dementia (CAIDE) Study.

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BACKGROUND Moderate alcohol drinking is suggested to be beneficial for cognitive functions, but the results of previous studies have varied greatly. Little is known about the effects of midlife alcohol drinking on the cognitive functions later in life. METHODS Participants were derived from random, population-based samples studied in Eastern Finland in… (More)

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@article{Ngandu2007AlcoholDA, title={Alcohol drinking and cognitive functions: findings from the Cardiovascular Risk Factors Aging and Dementia (CAIDE) Study.}, author={Tiia Ngandu and E - L. Helkala and Hilkka Soininen and Bengt Winblad and Jaakko Tuomilehto and Aulikki Nissinen and Miia Kivipelto}, journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders}, year={2007}, volume={23 3}, pages={140-9} }