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Alcohol, dementia and cognitive decline in the elderly: a systematic review.

Authors
  • Peters, Ruth
  • Peters, Jean
  • Warner, James
  • Beckett, Nigel
  • Bulpitt, Christopher
Type
Published Article
Journal
Age and Ageing
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Publication Date
Sep 01, 2008
Volume
37
Issue
5
Pages
505–512
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1093/ageing/afn095
PMID: 18487267
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

because of the heterogeneity in the data these findings should be interpreted with caution. However, there is some evidence to suggest that limited alcohol intake in earlier adult life may be protective against incident dementia later.

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