Statins and Cognitive Function

@article{Richardson2013StatinsAC,
  title={Statins and Cognitive Function},
  author={Karl Richardson and Marisa Schoen and Benjamin French and Craig A. Umscheid and Matthew D. Mitchell and Steven E. Arnold and Paul A. Heidenreich and Daniel J. Rader and Emil M. deGoma},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={159},
  pages={688 - 697}
}
  • Karl Richardson, Marisa Schoen, +6 authors Emil M. deGoma
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • BACKGROUND Despite the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warning regarding cognitive impairment, the relationship between statins and cognition remains unknown. PURPOSE To examine the effect of statins on cognition. DATA SOURCES PubMed, Embase, and Cochrane Library from inception through October 2012; FDA databases from January 1986 through March 2012. STUDY SELECTION Randomized, controlled trials (RCTs) and cohort, case-control, and cross-sectional studies evaluating cognition in… CONTINUE READING

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