Dementia is associated with iron-deficiency anemia in females: a population-based study.

Abstract

Cognitive derangement and neurological symptoms are observed in patients with anemia. Although it is still controversial, a few studies suggested that anemia may increase the risk of dementia. This study aimed to explore the association between iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) and dementia in a population-based case-control study. We retrieved our study sample… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2014.07.062

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@article{Chung2014DementiaIA, title={Dementia is associated with iron-deficiency anemia in females: a population-based study.}, author={Shiu-Dong Chung and Jau-Jiuan Sheu and Li-Ting Kao and H C Lin and Jiunn Horng Kang}, journal={Journal of the neurological sciences}, year={2014}, volume={346 1-2}, pages={90-3} }