Pathways from Co-occurrence of Poor Oral Health and Diabetes to Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia (ADRD) and Mortality
Dean's Professor in Global Health
Vice Dean, Research
Affiliated Professor, Ashman Department of Periodontology & Implant Dentistry
Co-director, NYU Aging Incubator
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
This study will contribute to a better understanding of the risk profile of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) by providing empirical evidence on the combined risk of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) and poor oral health for ADRD.
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