The purpose of the study is to test whether lowering systolic (top number) blood pressure will reduce cardiovascular or small blood vessel disease. It will also study how blood pressure control may affect memory and thinking ability.
You are eligible to participate in this study if you:
You are not eligible to participate in this study if you:
Blood pressure medication and health education will be provided.
For more information, contact Mary Furst, RN, CDE, MS, at 919-681-3574.