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  • Published in Asian journal of andrology 2001

The andropause and memory loss: is there a link between androgen decline and dementia in the aging male?

@article{Tan2001TheAA,
  title={The andropause and memory loss: is there a link between androgen decline and dementia in the aging male?},
  author={Robert S. Tan and Song Pu},
  journal={Asian journal of andrology},
  year={2001},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={
          169-74
        }
}
Studies demonstrate a decline in androgens with age and this results in the andropause. The objective of this paper is to review the literature on hormonal changes that occur in the aging males and determine if there are associations between decreased testosterone, dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and decreased cognitive function. Trials of androgen replacement and its impact on cognitive function will also be analyzed. Method of analysis will be by a thorough search of articles on MEDLINE, the… CONTINUE READING

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