Asked by Danielle Salas on Feb 18, 2024

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For which of the following reasons are African-Americans more likely than European Americans to develop neurocognitive disorder with vascular disease?

A) Genetic predisposition
B) Higher rates of hypertension and cardiovascular disease
C) Poor nutrition
D) Greater incidence of traumatic head injury
  • Understanding the impact of genetic predisposition on the development of neurocognitive disorder with vascular disease in African-Americans.
  • Exploring the relationship between higher rates of hypertension and cardiovascular disease in African-Americans and their increased likelihood of developing neurocognitive disorder with vascular disease.
  • Investigating the role of poor nutrition in contributing to the higher prevalence of neurocognitive disorder with vascular disease in African-Americans compared to European Americans.
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Frédéric Lessard

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
B
Explanation :
African-Americans have higher rates of hypertension and cardiovascular disease, which are leading risk factors for developing neurocognitive disorder with vascular disease.