Early cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis predicts disability outcome several years later.

@article{Deloire2010EarlyCI,
  title={Early cognitive impairment in multiple sclerosis predicts disability outcome several years later.},
  author={Mathilde S. A. Deloire and Aur{\'e}lie Ruet and Delphine Hamel and M{\'e}lissa C Bonnet and Bruno Brochet},
  journal={Multiple sclerosis},
  year={2010},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={581-7}
}
Cognition is frequently impaired in the early stages of multiple sclerosis (MS). The predictive value of cognitive impairment on disability is unknown. The objective of this study was to correlate cognitive impairment and the progression of disability over 7 years. Forty-five patients, recruited after MS diagnosis, were followed for 7 years by yearly Expanded Disability Status Scale (EDSS) and Multiple Sclerosis Functional Composite (MSFC) evaluations and were classified as cognitively impaired… CONTINUE READING
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