Cardiovascular risk factors and dementia mortality: 40 years of follow-up in the Seven Countries Study.


Previous research shows that cardiovascular risk factors in mid-adulthood could increase the risk of dementia later in life, but studies with very long follow-up are still scarce. We assessed whether cardiovascular risk factors measured in midlife were associated with dementia mortality during a 40-year follow-up. 10,211 men, aged 40-59 at baseline, from 13… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jns.2009.02.004



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