International Medical Journal, Vol. 18., Iss. 1, 2012, P. 6−9.
Moderate cognitive disorders in type 2 diabetes mellitus
Kharkiv National Medical University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
Modern ideas about the etiology, pathogenesis, pathomorphism, clinical manifestations, and diagnosis of cognitive disorders in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus are featured. A high validity of Addenbrooke's cognitive examination in screening, diagnosis, and prognosis of cognitive disorders of diabetic origin is shown.
Key words: type 2 diabetes mellitus, cognitive disorders, diagnosis, Addenbrooke's cognitive examination.