The relationship of bipolar disorder lifetime duration and vascular burden to cognition in older adults.

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OBJECTIVES   We describe the cognitive function of older adults presenting with bipolar disorder (BD) and mania and examine whether longer lifetime duration of BD is associated with greater cognitive dysfunction. We also examine whether there are negative, synergistic effects between lifetime duration of BD and vascular disease burden on cognition… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-5618.2010.00877.x

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@article{Gildengers2010TheRO, title={The relationship of bipolar disorder lifetime duration and vascular burden to cognition in older adults.}, author={Ariel G. Gildengers and Benoit H. Mulsant and Rayan K Al Jurdi and John L. Beyer and Rebecca L Greenberg and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Gyulai and Paul J. Moberg and Martha Sajatovic and T R Ten have and Robert John Young}, journal={Bipolar disorders}, year={2010}, volume={12 8}, pages={851-8} }