Alistair L. Carr
University of Edinburgh
Internal medicineLogistic regressionProspective cohort studySystemic inflammationType 2 diabetesHospital Anxiety and Depression ScaleDepression (differential diagnoses)DementiaRisk factorMedicine
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Aims/hypothesis We aimed to determine the association of depression with dementia risk in people with type 2 diabetes, and to explore the possible mediating role of inflammation in this relationship. Methods The Edinburgh Type 2 Diabetes Study is a prospective cohort of 1066 men and women with type 2 diabetes aged 60-75 years. Cox proportional hazards regression analysis was used to investigate the association between depression, assessed at baseline, and subsequent risk of dementia over 10 year...