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Coronary artery bypass graft surgery and dementia risk in the cardiovascular health study

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INTRODUCTION: The association between history of coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) and dementia risk remains unclear. METHODS: We conducted a prospective cohort analysis using data on 3155 elderly adults free from prevalent dementia from the US population-based Cardiovascular Health Study (CHS) with adjudicated incident all-cause dementia, Alzheimer disease (AD), vascular dementia (VaD), and mixed dementia. RESULTS: In the CHS, the hazard ratio (HR) for all-cause dementia was 1.93 [...

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10.1097/WAD.0000000000000191

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University of Oxford
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St John's College
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additionalcontributionfromtheNationalInstituteofNeurological Disorders
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Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders Journal website
Volume:
31
Issue:
2
Pages:
120–127
Publication date:
2017-03-03
Acceptance date:
2017-01-16
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EISSN:
1546-4156
ISSN:
0893-0341
Source identifiers:
685453
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English
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pubs:685453
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2017-05-30

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