Prevalence of alcohol-related problems in an elderly population and their association with cognitive impairment and dementia.

@article{Lopes2010PrevalenceOA,
  title={Prevalence of alcohol-related problems in an elderly population and their association with cognitive impairment and dementia.},
  author={Marcos Ant{\^o}nio Lopes and Erikson Felipe Furtado and Eduardo Ferrioli and J{\'u}lio Litvoc and C{\'a}ssio Machado de Campos Bottino},
  journal={Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research},
  year={2010},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={726-33}
}
BACKGROUND Studies investigating the association between alcohol use and cognitive disorders in the elderly population have produced divergent results. Moreover, the role of alcohol in cognitive dysfunction is not clear. The aims of this study were to estimate the prevalence of alcohol-related problems in an elderly population from Brazil and to investigate… CONTINUE READING