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The impact of early life factors on cognitive function in old age: The Hordaland Health Study (HUSK)

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Background Previous studies have shown that adverse conditions during fetal and early life are associated with lower performance on neurocognitive tests in childhood, adolescence and adult life. There is, however, a paucity in studies investigating these associations into old age. The aim was to investigate the impact of early life factors on cognitive function in old age by taking advantage of the potential for a linkage between a community survey and historical birth records. Methods A his...

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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/2050-7283-1-16

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Pharmacology
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Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC psychology Journal website
Volume:
1
Issue:
1
Pages:
16
Publication date:
2013-01-01
Acceptance date:
2013-09-12
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EISSN:
2050-7283
Pmid:
25566368
Source identifiers:
503344
Language:
English
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pubs:503344
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uuid:368941d4-c0b3-4441-80f6-684fa5aca611
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pubs:503344
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2016-12-18

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