The relationship of CRP and cognition in cognitively normal older Mexican Americans

@inproceedings{Vintimilla2019TheRO,
  title={The relationship of CRP and cognition in cognitively normal older Mexican Americans},
  author={Raul M. Vintimilla and James Hall and Leigh Ann Johnson and Sid O’Bryant},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2019}
}
C-reactive protein (CRP) is a biomarker for cardiovascular events and also has been studied as a biomarker for cognitive decline. By the year 2050 the Hispanic population in the United States will reach 106 million, and 65% of those will be of Mexican heritage. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between CRP levels and cognitive functioning in a sample of Mexican American older adults. A cross-sectional analysis of data from 328 cognitive normal, Mexican American… CONTINUE READING