Research Paper Volume 13, Issue 4 pp 6205—6213

A history of cigarette smoking is associated with faster functional decline and reduction of entorhinal cortex volume in mild cognitive impairment

Association of a history of cigarette smoking with change in MMSE, FAQ and RAVLT total score over time in MCI subjects. A history of cigarette smoking was associated with change in FAQ, but not MMSE or RAVLT total score. Abbreviations: Abbreviations: MMSE: Mini-mental state examination; FAQ: Functional Activities Questionnaire; RAVLT: Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test.

Figure 1. Association of a history of cigarette smoking with change in MMSE, FAQ and RAVLT total score over time in MCI subjects. A history of cigarette smoking was associated with change in FAQ, but not MMSE or RAVLT total score. Abbreviations: Abbreviations: MMSE: Mini-mental state examination; FAQ: Functional Activities Questionnaire; RAVLT: Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test.