Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles are available freely. Access to the full-text of the other articles requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment.

The Bibliographic Citations

Bliwise, DL. (2013). Alzheimer’s Disease, sleep apnea, and positive pressure therapy. Current Treatment Options in Neurology. December 2013; 15(6): 669-76.

Singh, B. Parsaik, AK. Mielke, MM. [et al] (2013). Association of mediterranean diet with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s Disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. October 28th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Levin, B. Bhardwaj, A. (2013). Chronic traumatic encephalopathy: a critical appraisal. Neurocritical Care. November 5th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Tyor, W. Fritz-French, C. Nath, A. (2013). Effect of HIV clade differences on the onset and severity of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders. Journal of Neurovirology. December 2013; 19(6): 515-22.

Beishon, LC. Harrison, JK. Harwood, RH. [et al] (2013). The evidence for treating hypertension in older people with dementia: a systematic review. Journal of Human Hypertension. November 7th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Feldman, AL. Johansson, AL. Lambert, PC. [et al] (2013). Familial coaggregation of Alzheimer’s Disease and Parkinson’s Disease: systematic review and meta-analysis. Neuroepidemiology. November 30th 2013; 42(2): 69-80. [Epub ahead of print]. Full Text Link.

Solfrizzi, V. Panza, F. (2013). Mediterranean diet and cognitive decline. a lesson from the whole-diet approach: what challenges lie ahead? Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease: JAD. November 22nd 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

O’Brien, J. Jackson, JW. Grodstein, F. [et al] (2014). Postmenopausal hormone therapy is not associated with risk of all-cause dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. Epidemiological Reviews. 2014; 36(1): 83-103.

Mavrodaris, A. Powell, J. Thorogood, M. (2013). Prevalences of dementia and cognitive impairment among older people in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review. Bulletin of the World Health Organanisation. October 1st 2013; 91(10): 773-83. Full Text Link.

Ward, A. Tardiff, S. Dye, C. [et al] (2013). Rate of conversion from prodromal Alzheimer’s Disease to Alzheimer’s Dementia: a systematic review of the literature. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra. September 28th 2013; 3(1): 320-32. Full Text Link.

Richardson, K. Schoen, M. French, B. [et al] (2013). Statins and cognitive function: a systematic review. Annals of Internal Medicine. November 19th 2013; 159(10): 688-97.

Then, FS. Luck, T. Luppa, M. [et al] (2013). Systematic review of the effect of the psychosocial working environment on cognition and dementia. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. November 20th 2013. [Epub ahead of print].

Health Quality Ontario. Vitamin B12 and cognitive function: an evidence-based analysis. Ontario Health Technology Assessment Series. November 1st 2013; 13(23): 1-45. Full Text Link.

[A version of this collection features in Dementia and Elderly Care: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWNHST), Volume 3 Issue 11, June 2014].

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