Risk of Dementia in Patients with Spinal Cord Injury: A Nationwide Population-Based Cohort Study.

Abstract

Spinal cord injury (SCI) can cause physical disability and psychological distress; however, whether SCI is a risk factor for dementia is unclear. This study evaluated the incidence of dementia in patients with SCI. Study participants were recruited from a nationwide cohort during 2004-2007 and categorized into SCI (patients diagnosed with SCI; n = 941) and… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/neu.2016.4525

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