Association of Delirium With Cognitive Decline in Late Life: A Neuropathologic Study of 3 Population-Based Cohort Studies.

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Importance Delirium is associated with accelerated cognitive decline. The pathologic substrates of this association are not yet known, that is, whether they are the same as those associated with dementia, are independent, or are interrelated. Objective To examine whether the accelerated cognitive decline observed after delirium is independent of the… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2016.3423

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@article{Davis2017AssociationOD, title={Association of Delirium With Cognitive Decline in Late Life: A Neuropathologic Study of 3 Population-Based Cohort Studies.}, author={Daniel H J Davis and Graciela Muniz-Terrera and Hannah A D Keage and Blossom C M Stephan and Jane Fleming and Paul G. Ince and Fiona E. Matthews and Colm Cunningham and Elizabeth Ely and Alasdair M. J. MacLullich and Carol Brayne}, journal={JAMA psychiatry}, year={2017}, volume={74 3}, pages={244-251} }