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Cardiovascular Risk and Cognitive Function in Middle-Aged and Older Hispanics/Latinos: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL)

Citation

Tarraf, Wassim; Kaplan, Robert C.; Daviglus, Martha L.; Gallo, Linda C.; Schneiderman, Neil; Penedof, Frank J.; Perreira, Krista M.; Lamar, Melissa; Chai, Albert; & Vasquez, Priscilla M., et al. (2020). Cardiovascular Risk and Cognitive Function in Middle-Aged and Older Hispanics/Latinos: Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL). Journal of Alzheimers Disease, 73(1), 103-16.

Abstract

Background: Cardiovascular disease is linked to cognitive decline and disorders (e.g., dementia). The evidence is based largely on older non-Latino White cohorts. Objective: Examine the association between global vascular risk and cognitive function among Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.3233/jad-190830

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Journal of Alzheimers Disease

Author(s)

Tarraf, Wassim
Kaplan, Robert C.
Daviglus, Martha L.
Gallo, Linda C.
Schneiderman, Neil
Penedof, Frank J.
Perreira, Krista M.
Lamar, Melissa
Chai, Albert
Vasquez, Priscilla M.
Gonzalez, Hector M.

Year Published

2020

Volume Number

73

Issue Number

1

Pages

103-16

Reference ID

12604