Increased Fluctuation in BP Linked to Mental Decline, Leiden University Medical Center, University College Cork and Glasgow University Study

Published: Jul 31, 2013

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Higher variability in visit-to-visit blood pressure readings, independent of average blood pressure, could be related to impaired cognitive function in old age in those already at high risk of cardiovascular disease, suggests a a new article. There is increasing evidence that vascular factors contribute in development and progression of dementia.

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