Schizophrenia: a Possible Dementia Risk Factor (Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment)

Summary

A meta-analysis of earlier studies suggests that schizophrenia is associated with a significantly higher risk of developing dementia.

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Reference

Cai, L. [and] Huang, J. (2018). Schizophrenia and risk of dementia: a meta-analysis study. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment. August 13th 2018; 14: 2047-2055.

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