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Using health check data to investigate cognitive function in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders living with diabetes in the Torres Strait, Australia

Authors: Fintan Thompson, Linton R Harriss, Sarah Russell, Sean Taylor, Lucette A Cysique, Edward Strivens, Paul Maruff, Robyn McDermott

Journals: Diabetes & Metabolism, Endocrinology

Year Published: 2021

Background: Type 2 Diabetes (T2DM) has a subtle deleterious effect on cognition and imposes a higher lifetime risk of cognitive impairment and dementia. In populations where both T2DM and dementia are highly prevalent, understanding more about […]

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