Free testosterone and risk for Alzheimer disease in older men

  title={Free testosterone and risk for Alzheimer disease in older men},
  author={S. D. Moffat and A. Zonderman and E. Metter and C. Kawas and M. Blackman and S. Harman and S. Resnick},
  pages={188 - 193}
  • S. D. Moffat, A. Zonderman, +4 authors S. Resnick
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Objective: To investigate the relationships between age-associated decreases in endogenous serum total testosterone (T) and a free T index (FTI) in men and the subsequent development of Alzheimer disease (AD). Method: The authors used a prospective, longitudinal design with follow-up in men since 1958. Participants were from the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging, a community-dwelling volunteer sample with baseline ages of 32 to 87 years. All subjects were free of AD at baseline T assessment… CONTINUE READING
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