Hearing Loss and Risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia

Heywood R. et al. (2017) Dementia & Geriatric Cognitive Disorders. 43(5-6) pp. 259-268

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Aim: To investigate the associations between hearing loss and prevalent and incident mild cognitive impairment (MCI), dementia and MCI or dementia (all cases).

Conclusions: Hearing loss is independently associated with prevalent dementia and incident MCI or dementia

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