Sleep duration, cognitive decline, and dementia risk in older women.


INTRODUCTION Consistent evidence linking habitual sleep duration with risks of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia is lacking. METHODS We conducted a prospective study on 7444 community-dwelling women (aged 65-80 y) with self-reported sleep duration, within the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study in 1995-2008. Incident MCI/dementia cases were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jalz.2015.03.004


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@article{Chen2016SleepDC, title={Sleep duration, cognitive decline, and dementia risk in older women.}, author={J Ruthie Chen and Mark A. Espeland and Robert Brunner and Laura Lovato and R. Wallace and Xiaoyan Leng and Lawrence S. Phillips and Jennifer G. Robinson and Jane Morley Kotchen and Karen C Johnson and Joann E. Manson and Marcia L. Stefanick and Gloria E. Sarto and W. Jerry Mysiw}, journal={Alzheimer's & dementia : the journal of the Alzheimer's Association}, year={2016}, volume={12 1}, pages={21-33} }