2008 - High-dose vitamin B supplements did not slow cognitive decline in mild-to-moderate Alzheimer disease

Gill, Sudeep S.
February 2009
ACP Journal Club;2/17/2009, Vol. 150 Issue 2, p5
Academic Journal
The article presents a research conducted by P.S. Aisen and colleagues to find whether high-dose vitamin B supplements did not slow cognitive decline in mild-to-moderate Alzheimer disease (AD). 409 patients of 50 years of age who had probable AD and scored 14 to 26 on the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) and were medically stable were considered for the study. The result of the study states that high-dose vitamin B supplements did not slow cognitive decline in mild-to-moderate AD.


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