In addition to brain imaging, patients underwent cognitive tests to assess memory, executive function, and psychomotor speed.
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The relative risk of developing ischemic stroke was increased in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, especially within the first year after diagnosis.
The study results suggest that patients with non-NPSLE have impaired memory function indicative of working memory-related neural dysfunction.
Hormone therapy may reduce risk for death from vascular dementia in older women.