Risk of dementia and death in community-dwelling older men with bipolar disorder.

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BACKGROUND Bipolar disorder has been associated with cognitive decline, but confirmatory evidence from a community-derived sample of older people is lacking. AIMS To investigate the 13-year risk of dementia and death in older adults with bipolar disorder. METHOD Cohort study of 37 768 men aged 65-85 years. Dementia (primary) and death (secondary), as… (More)
DOI: 10.1192/bjp.bp.115.180059

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@article{Almeida2016RiskOD, title={Risk of dementia and death in community-dwelling older men with bipolar disorder.}, author={Osvaldo P. Almeida and Kieran A. McCaul and Graeme J. Hankey and Bu B. Yeap and Jonathan Golledge and Leon Flicker}, journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science}, year={2016}, volume={209 2}, pages={121-6} }