Risto Sippola

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BACKGROUND Several lines of evidence have linked cholesterol to dementia. OBJECTIVE To investigate lipid-lowering drug use and dementia development in a Finnish population. METHODS FINRISK is a large population-based survey of cardiovascular risk factors carried out since 1972 every 5 years using independent, random and representative population samples(More)
BACKGROUND The socioeconomic gradient in obesity and overweight is amply documented. However, the contribution of different socioeconomic indicators on trends of body mass index (BMI) over time is less well known. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations of education and income with (BMI) from the late 1970s to the early 2000s. METHODS(More)
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