Vascular risk and cognitive impairment in an older, British, African-Caribbean population.

@article{Stewart2001VascularRA,
  title={Vascular risk and cognitive impairment in an older, British, African-Caribbean population.},
  author={Robert Stewart and M Richards and Carol Brayne and Anthony Mann},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2001},
  volume={49 3},
  pages={263-9}
}
OBJECTIVES In an older, British, African-Caribbean population with high prevalence rates of hypertension and diabetes mellitus, we ascertained clinical vascular disease (stroke or ischemic heart disease) and vascular risk (including hypertension, diabetes, and lipid profile) and investigated their associations with cognitive impairment. DESIGN Cross-sectional community-based study. SETTING The sample was drawn from registration lists for seven primary care services in south London, United… CONTINUE READING

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