85% of the study population are Caucasian.
Diagnosis & Evaluation Methods
For a detailed description, see Lopez OL et al. 2003.
Cardiovascular Health Study Coordinating Center. The Cardiovascular Health Study, available at http://www.chs-nhlbi.org/. Accessed on June 15, 2009.
Lyketsos CG, Lopez O, Jones B, Fitzpatrick AL, Breitner J, DeKosky S. Prevalence of neuropsyhciatric symptoms in dementia and mild cognitive impairment:results from the Cardiovascular Health Study.JAMA. 2002 Sep 25;288(12):1475-83.
Lopez OL, Kuller LH, Fitzpatrick A, Ives D, Becker JT, Beauchamp N. Evaluation of dementia in the cardiovascular health cognition study. Neuroepidemiology. 2003 Jan-Feb;22(1):1-12.