Neuropsychological status of elderly patients with diabetes mellitus.

  title={Neuropsychological status of elderly patients with diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Hiroyuki Shimada and Takami Miki and Akiko Tamura and Suzuka Ataka and Masanori Emoto and Yoshiki Nishizawa},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  volume={87 2},
AIM Diabetes mellitus (DM) is an important risk factor for Alzheimer's disease (AD) but the relationship between DM and amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI), characterized by isolated memory loss, is unclear. We studied the prevalence of MCI in DM patients. METHODS Neuropsychological status was evaluated using the Rivermead Behavioral Memory Test… CONTINUE READING