TITLE

The Impact of the Use of Statins on the Prevalence of Dementia and the Progression of Cognitive Impairment

AUTHOR(S)
Hajjar, Ihab; Schumpert, Jeannie; Hirth, Victor; Wieland, Darryl; Eleazar, G. Paul
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Journals of Gerontology Series A: Biological Sciences & Medical ;Jul2002, Vol. 57 Issue 7, pM414
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a study which investigated the association between the use of statins and the prevalence of dementia in Columbia, South Carolina. Examination of the impact of statin on the progression of cognitive impairment; Characteristics of subjects; Results and discussion; Limitations of the study.
ACCESSION #
6938380

 

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