As well, they said, they were unable to account for all possible confounding variables, including the potential effects of antiretroviral therapy or anti-psychotic medications.
|The study was supported by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Center for Research Resources, and the NIH. The researchers had no financial disclosures.|
Primary source: Archives of Neurology
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