Homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B-12 in mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer disease, and vascular dementia.

@article{Quadri2004HomocysteineFA,
  title={Homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B-12 in mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer disease, and vascular dementia.},
  author={Pierluigi Quadri and Claudia Fragiacomo and Rita Pezzati and Enrica Zanda and Gianluigi Forloni and Mauro Tettamanti and Ugo da Lucca},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2004},
  volume={80 1},
  pages={114-22}
}
BACKGROUND Evidence supports an independent association between plasma total homocysteine concentrations and the risk of vascular disease. Recent epidemiologic studies reappraised the possibility that vascular risk factors might play a role in the pathogenesis not only of vascular dementia (VaD) but also of Alzheimer disease (AD). OBJECTIVE The objective was to investigate the relations of mild cognitive impairment, AD, and VaD with blood homocysteine, folate, and vitamin B-12. DESIGN The… CONTINUE READING
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