Osteoarthritis Increases the Risk of Dementia: A Nationwide Cohort Study in Taiwan

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Osteoarthritis (OA) and dementia are prevalent causes of disability in geriatric patients. To date, information on the temporal correlation between these progressive diseases and the risk of dementia in patients with OA is limited. This retrospective population-based 4-year cohort study investigated the risk of dementia in patients with OA. We performed a… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/srep10145

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@inproceedings{Huang2015OsteoarthritisIT, title={Osteoarthritis Increases the Risk of Dementia: A Nationwide Cohort Study in Taiwan}, author={Shih-Wei Huang and Wei-Te Wang and Lin-Chung Chou and Chun-de Liao and Tsan-Hon Liou and Hui-wen Lin}, booktitle={Scientific reports}, year={2015} }