Diabetes mellitus and cognitive impairment

José A. Luchsinger, Hermes Florez

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This chapter summarizes the evidence relating diabetes mellitus (DM) to cognitive impairment. A Medline search was conducted relating the term ‘diabetes’ to ‘cognition’, ‘cognitive impairment’, and ‘dementia’ from which most of the articles cited in this chapter were chosen. In addition, pertinent articles related to cognitive impairment were chosen by the authors. Longitudinal studies and clinical trials were favored over other types of studies when available.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPsychiatric Disorders and Diabetes Mellitus
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages12
ISBN (Electronic)9780203931592
ISBN (Print)0415385415, 9780415385411
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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