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Research Article

Clinical Correlates of Hachinski Ischemic Score and Vascular Factors in Cognitive Function of Elderly

Table 2

Relationship between HIS and vascular factors.

HIS (mean ± SD) value* 

Male 2.52 (2.38)2.23 (2.09)0.251
Family history of dementia*3.58 (2.50)2.25 (2.15)0.01
Family history of stroke 2.51 (2.08)2.27 (2.22)0.419
Diabetes 2.69 (2.62)2.26 (2.11)0.199
Hypertension*2.73 (2.31)2.09 (2.08)0.008
Hyperlipidemia 3.00 (2.70)2.28 (2.16)0.178
Cardiac disease*3.15 (2.64)2.17 (2.07)0.012
Stroke*5.40 (3.22)2.13 (1.97)<0.001

HIS: Hachinski ischemic score; SD: standard deviation; *statistically significant with by independent -test.

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