Endogenous subclinical thyroid disorders, physical and cognitive function, depression, and mortality in older individuals.

@article{Jongh2011EndogenousST,
  title={Endogenous subclinical thyroid disorders, physical and cognitive function, depression, and mortality in older individuals.},
  author={Renate T de Jongh and P J A Lips and Natasja M. van Schoor and Kelly J. Rijs and Dorly J H Deeg and Hannie C. Comijs and Mark H. H. Kramer and Jan P. Vandenbroucke and Olaf Matthijs Dekkers},
  journal={European journal of endocrinology},
  year={2011},
  volume={165 4},
  pages={545-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To what extent endogenous subclinical thyroid disorders contribute to impaired physical and cognitive function, depression, and mortality in older individuals remains a matter of debate. DESIGN A population-based, prospective cohort of the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam. METHODS TSH and, if necessary, thyroxine and triiodothyronine levels were measured in individuals aged 65 years or older. Participants were classified according to clinical categories of thyroid function… CONTINUE READING

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