- Functional deficits among patients with mild cognitive impairmentAndrea Weston
Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, USA
Alzheimers Dement 7:611-4. 2011..It is not known whether these differ by MCI type. We investigated the level and type of functional impairment among patients with MCI...
- Potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults with mild cognitive impairmentAndrea L Weston
Department of Geriatric Psychiatry, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, California, USA
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:318-21. 2010..Patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) may be especially vulnerable to the side effects of potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs), especially those that impair cognition...
- The metabolic syndrome and development of cognitive impairment among older womenKristine Yaffe
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, The San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 94121, USA
Arch Neurol 66:324-8. 2009..The metabolic syndrome, a constellation of cardiovascular risk factors, is common in elderly people. A growing but conflicting body of literature suggests that the metabolic syndrome may be associated with cognitive impairment...