Mid-life serum Vitamin D concentrations were associated with incident dementia but not late-life neuropsychological performance in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study

Abstract Background Activated Vitamin D has anti-inflammatory properties and adequate 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D] concentrations may be important for neurocognitive function and protection against neurologic injury. We examined whether mid-life 25(OH) D concentrations were associated with later-li...

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Main Authors: Oluwaseun E. Fashanu, Di Zhao, Andrea L. C. Schneider, Andreea M. Rawlings, A. Richey Sharrett, Pamela L. Lutsey, Rebecca F. Gottesman, Alden L. Gross, Eliseo Guallar, Alvaro Alonso, Thomas H. Mosley, Erin D. Michos
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2019-10-01
Series:BMC Neurology
Online Access:http://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12883-019-1483-3