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Gastroenterology Research and Practice
Volume 2013, Article ID 175729, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/175729
Clinical Study

Eradication of Helicobacter pylori Is Associated with the Progression of Dementia: A Population-Based Study

1Department of Neurology, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
2Department of Information, Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital, Kaohsiung 801, Taiwan
3School of Medicine, College of Medicine, I-Shou University and E-Da Hospital, Kaohsiung 824, Taiwan
4Graduate Institute of Public Health, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
5Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
6Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
7Administration Center, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
8Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
9Cancer Center, Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital, Kaohsiung 807, Taiwan
10Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Municipal Hsiao-Kang Hospital, Kaohsiung 812, Taiwan

Received 1 August 2013; Accepted 10 October 2013

Academic Editor: Chao-Hung Kuo

Copyright © 2013 Yang-Pei Chang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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