[Towards a prevention of dementia?].

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Many studies have shown that high blood pressure and, to a lesser extent, other vascular risk factors could be the target of interventions aiming to reduce the incidence of dementia. Two large controlled trials have demonstrated that blood pressure lowering drugs have a significant effect on the risk of dementia including Alzheimer's disease. On another… (More)

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@article{Alprovitch2004TowardsAP, title={[Towards a prevention of dementia?].}, author={Annick Alp{\'e}rovitch and Michael Schwarzinger and Carole Dufouil and Jean-François Dartigues and Kathryn J. Ritchie and Christopher Tzourio}, journal={Revue neurologique}, year={2004}, volume={160 2}, pages={256-60} }