Influence of diabetes mellitus on longitudinal atrophy and cognition in Parkinson's disease.

@article{Ong2017InfluenceOD,
  title={Influence of diabetes mellitus on longitudinal atrophy and cognition in Parkinson's disease.},
  author={Marissa Ong and Heidi Foo and Russell Jude Chander and M C Wen and Wing Lok Au and Yih Yian Sitoh and Louis Tan and Nagaendran Kandiah},
  journal={Journal of the neurological sciences},
  year={2017},
  volume={377},
  pages={122-126}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the impact of diabetes mellitus (DM) on cognitive performance and longitudinal volumetric brain changes in a cohort of cognitively normal mild PD patients. METHODS Prospective study of idiopathic PD subjects who underwent baseline and follow-up MRI imaging and neuropsychological assessments at 6month intervals for 3years. Subjects… CONTINUE READING