Geriatric Psychiatry Research Update

Feb 10, 2017

Highlights of 3 recent studies that focus on psychiatric disorders in older adults.

References:

1. Karlamangla AS, Lachman ME, Han W, et al. Evidence for cognitive aging in midlife women: Study of Women’s Health Across the Nation. PLoS One. 2017;12:e0169008.

2. Moore TJ, Mattison DR. Adult utilization of psychiatric drugs and differences by sex, age, and race. JAMA Intern Med. 2017;177:274-275.

3. Novak P, Schmidt R, Kontsekova E, et al. Safety and immunogenicity of the tau vaccine AADvac1 in patients with Alzheimer's disease: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 1 trial. Lancet Neurology. 2017;16:123-134.

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