Impact of metabolic syndrome on cognitive decline in older age: protective or harmful, where is the pitfall?

Abstract

Metabolic syndrome (MetS) has been found to be a risk factor for dementia, mild cognitive impairment, and its associated states. However, a definitive conclusion cannot be drawn from the available data. Discrepancies between the results are due to several factors, e.g., study design, heterogeneity of the population enrolled, reliability and sensitivity of… (More)
DOI: 10.3233/JAD-140389

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@article{Frisardi2014ImpactOM, title={Impact of metabolic syndrome on cognitive decline in older age: protective or harmful, where is the pitfall?}, author={Vincenza Frisardi}, journal={Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD}, year={2014}, volume={41 1}, pages={163-7} }