Two-year course of cognitive function and instrumental activities of daily living in older adults with bipolar disorder: evidence for neuroprogression?

@article{Gildengers2013TwoyearCO,
  title={Two-year course of cognitive function and instrumental activities of daily living in older adults with bipolar disorder: evidence for neuroprogression?},
  author={Ariel G. Gildengers and Denise Chisholm and Meryl A. Butters and Stewart J. Anderson and Amy E. Begley and M B Holm and Joan Rogers and Charles F. Reynolds and Benoit H. Mulsant},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={801-11}
}
BACKGROUND While bipolar disorder (BD) is a leading cause of disability, and an important contributor to disability in BD is cognitive impairment, there is little systematic research on the longitudinal course of cognitive function and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) in late-life. In this report, we characterize the 2-year course of cognitive function and IADLs in older adults with BD. Method We recruited non-demented individuals 50 years and older with BD I or BD II (n = 47… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS