The mental efficiency of the elderly person with type II diabetes mellitus.

@article{Uren1990TheME,
  title={The mental efficiency of the elderly person with type II diabetes mellitus.},
  author={R C U'ren and Matthew C Riddle and Muriel D Lezak and M Bennington-Davis},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={1990},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={505-10}
}
Cognitive function is often impaired in type I diabetes mellitus, especially when onset is in early childhood. Limited evidence suggests similar impairment in the much larger population of older persons with type II diabetes. We report here the results of 13 measures of mental efficiency in persons between 65 and 77 years of age without gross mental… CONTINUE READING