Cerebrovascular disease: Assessing the brain as an end-organ of vascular disease

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Abstract

A spectrum of common illnesses that constitute risk factors for cardiovascular diseases is associated with both cognitive impairment and high population mortality. Many clinical trials are focused on the prevention of cardiovascular mortality, but cognitive impairment should now be regarded as a similarly important outcome.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)435-436
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Cardiology
Volume9
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2012

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Cerebrovascular Disorders
Vascular Diseases
Mortality
Brain
Cardiovascular Diseases
Clinical Trials
Population
Cognitive Dysfunction

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Cerebrovascular disease : Assessing the brain as an end-organ of vascular disease. / DeCarli, Charles.

In: Nature Reviews Cardiology, Vol. 9, No. 8, 08.2012, p. 435-436.

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