Association of vitamin E and C supplement use with cognitive function and dementia in elderly men.

@article{Masaki2000AssociationOV,
  title={Association of vitamin E and C supplement use with cognitive function and dementia in elderly men.},
  author={Kamal H. Masaki and K G Losonczy and Grant Izmirlian and Daniel J. Foley and George Webster Ross and Helen Petrovitch and Richard J. Havlik and Lon R. White},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2000},
  volume={54 6},
  pages={1265-72}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether use of vitamin E and C supplements protects against subsequent development of dementia and poor cognitive functioning. METHODS The Honolulu-Asia Aging Study is a longitudinal study of Japanese-American men living in Hawaii. Data for this study were obtained from a subsample of the cohort interviewed in 1982, and from the entire cohort from a mailed questionnaire in 1988 and the dementia prevalence survey in 1991 to 1993. The subjects included 3,385 men, age 71… CONTINUE READING