Is Alzheimer disease related to age-related macular degeneration?


Demirci S. , GÜNEŞ A., DEMİRCİ K., DEMİRCİ S. , TÖK L. , TÖK Ö.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.45, no.5, pp.1115-1121, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-1406-135
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.1115-1121
  • Keywords: Alzheimer disease, dementia, age-related macular degeneration, cognitive impairment, COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT, VISUAL IMPAIRMENT, DEMENTIA, PREVALENCE, MACULOPATHY, DYSFUNCTION, POPULATION, ROTTERDAM, SCALE, RISK

Abstract

Background/aim: To compare the cognitive functions and define the frequency of Alzheimer disease (AD) between participants with and without age-related macular degeneration (AMD).