Scratch-and-Sniff Test May Be Able to Predict Death Rate, Study Finds


Scratch-And-Sniff Test May Be Able To Predict Death Rate, Study Finds

June 3, 2015- "The increased risk of death increased progressively with worse performance in the smell identification test and was highest in those with the worst smelling ability, even after adjusting for medical burden and dementia," said Dr. Davangere Devanand, Professor of clinical psychiatry at Columbia University.


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