Association between leptin and delirium in elderly inpatients


Leptin is a hormone with significant effects on the brain, both at the cellular level and cognitive level. This study aimed to establish the association between leptin levels and delirium in a Colombian elderly population. 115 patients older than 60 years were included. Leptin was measured by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay after overnight fasting and… (More)
DOI: 10.2147/NDT.S44573


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@inproceedings{Snchez2013AssociationBL, title={Association between leptin and delirium in elderly inpatients}, author={Julio C. S{\'a}nchez and Jenny P Ospina and Martha I Gonz{\'a}lez}, booktitle={Neuropsychiatric disease and treatment}, year={2013} }