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Journal of Aging Research
Volume 2011, Article ID 729801, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.4061/2011/729801
Research Article

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in Childhood Is Associated with Cognitive Test Profiles in the Geriatric Population but Not with Mild Cognitive Impairment or Alzheimer's Disease

1Sanders-Brown Center on Aging and the University of Kentucky Alzheimer's Disease Center, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA
2Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
3Department of Neurology, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY 40536, USA

Received 5 January 2011; Revised 12 May 2011; Accepted 2 June 2011

Academic Editor: Darlene V. Howard

Copyright © 2011 N. Ivanchak 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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