Diabetes and risk factors for Cognitive Impairment among elderly adults in Mexico. A case-control study

Activity: Examination and supervisionSupervision

Description

Dementia among the elderly is a growing public health concern characterized by cognitive impairment (CI). The role of diabetes, hypertension and other potential factors in cognitive impairment need to be researched more for them to be widely established as risk factors in clinical practices. This understanding will help frame health policies encouraging cognitive assessment at follow-ups of target risk groups.
Period2018 Jan2018 Jun
Examinee/Supervised personSadia Zakir
Examination/Supervision held at
Degree of RecognitionInternational

UKÄ subject classification

  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology

Keywords

  • Dementia
  • Diabetese
  • Mexico
  • Elderly
  • Case control
  • Epidemiology
  • Survey