Long-term cortisol measures predict Alzheimer disease risk.

@article{Ennis2017LongtermCM,
  title={Long-term cortisol measures predict Alzheimer disease risk.},
  author={Gilda E Ennis and Yang Soo An and Susan M. Resnick and Luigi Ferrucci and Richard J. O'Brien and Scott D. Moffat},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={2017},
  volume={88 4},
  pages={
          371-378
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To examine whether long-term measures of cortisol predict Alzheimer disease (AD) risk. METHOD We used a prospective longitudinal design to examine whether cortisol dysregulation was related to AD risk. Participants were from the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging (BLSA) and submitted multiple 24-hour urine samples over an average interval of 10.56 years. Urinary free cortisol (UFC) and creatinine (Cr) were measured, and a UFC/Cr ratio was calculated to standardize UFC. To measure… CONTINUE READING
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