Cognitive activity, education and socioeconomic status as preventive factors for mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimers disease
Psychiatry Research, 05/15/2012Sattler C et al.
The authors' results confirm the hypothesis that a high level of cognitive leisure activities acts as a protective factor against the development of mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease by increasing cognitive reserve. This effect is not accounted for by important potential confounders.
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