Orthostatic Blood Pressure Behavior in People with Mild Cognitive Impairment Predicts Conversion to Dementia.

@article{Hayakawa2015OrthostaticBP,
  title={Orthostatic Blood Pressure Behavior in People with Mild Cognitive Impairment Predicts Conversion to Dementia.},
  author={Tomoaki Hayakawa and Christine A. McGarrigle and Robert F. Coen and Christopher J. Soraghan and Tim Foran and Brian A Lawlor and Rose Anne M Kenny},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2015},
  volume={63 9},
  pages={1868-73}
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the patterns of blood pressure (BP) behavior during orthostasis in individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) with those of controls and to investigate whether orthostatic BP behavior differs between individuals with MCI who convert to dementia and those who do not. DESIGN Longitudinal study with 3 years of follow-up. SETTING… CONTINUE READING