Association of Smoking and Alcohol Drinking with Dementia Risk Among Elderly Men in China

@inproceedings{Zhou2014AssociationOS,
  title={Association of Smoking and Alcohol Drinking with Dementia Risk Among Elderly Men in China},
  author={Shiming Zhou and Rui Zhou and Tingting Zhong and Rui Li and Jun Tan and Huadong Zhou},
  booktitle={Current Alzheimer research},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies relating smoking and alcohol drinking with the incidence of dementia have been inconsistent. OBJECTIVES We assessed whether smoking and alcohol drinking was associated with the risk of dementia, including Alzheimer disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD) after seven years of follow-up. DESIGN We prospectively analysed the incidence of dementia from 2004 to 2011 among 2959 elderly men, according to their smoking and alcohol drinking status. SETTING six… CONTINUE READING

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