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How can cardio- and cerebrovascular health education and treatment be leveraged to improve brain health throughout life?

Cardio- and cerebrovascular disease are linked to poor brain health outcomes, including dementia. To increase public health impact of this knowledge, better train care providers to identify and counter vascular risk and disease (e.g. hypertension, clots, diabetes, metabolic syndrome) in everyday care settings, and better educate patients on the importance of vascular health and related lifestyle decisions for brain health. Track brain outcomes to determine long-term impacts of these measures.

The remaining questions allow you to outline in more detail the information needed to address your research question. The series of questions allow up to five entries. If you have more than five entries, please try to prioritize them and enter the remainder in the final field. When done, click Submit at the bottom. No

Select your required Data Item #1, which is most important to your study. This would be an item that needs to be generated and collected from different sources using various procedures, tools, techniques, assays, etc. If not in the current selection, please enter it in the textbox below. History, lifestyle

By what method will Data Item #1 be obtained? This may Include procedures, tools, techniques, assays, and analytical approaches for the collection, measurement, or analysis of data. If you do not find the required method, you may enter it in the textbox below. Survey

Are there specifications that apply to the method by which Data Item #1 will be obtained, e.g., is the measurement taken once a year, every month, or some other variation? If you do not find your specification in the dropdown, you may enter it in the textbox below. Quarterly

Data Item #2 Blood pressure

Method #2 Physical exam

Specification #2 Quarterly

Data Item #3 Health literacy

Method #3 Survey

Specification #3 Quarterly

Data Item #4 Weight

Method #4 Physical exam

Specification #4 Quarterly

Data Item #5 Glucose

Method #5 Blood test

Specification #5 Quarterly


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