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Published on BioPortfolio: 2018-05-22T18:49:10-0400
Primary aim of this study is to evaluate the association between postoperative cognitive dysfunction and increased serum levels of S100B protein after robot-assisted laparoscopic radical p...
The purpose of this study is to determine whether postoperative analgesia pump continuous infusion of dexmedetomidine are effective in the prevention of Postoperative delirium and Postoper...
A longitudinal observational study examining preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative factors associated with Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction in patients older than the age of 50...
To study on the Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction: Correlations With Olfactory Dysfunction and Related Gene Changes.To explore whether the olfactory dysfunction could be used as a predic...
To study on the Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction: Correlations With Leukocyte telomere length。
For half a century, it has been known that some patients experience neurocognitive dysfunction after cardiac surgery; however, defining its incidence, course, and causes remains challenging and contro...
The aim of this study was to summarize and discuss the similarities and differences in inflammatory biomarkers in postoperative delirium (POD) and cognitive dysfunction (POCD).
Preexisting cognitive impairment in surgical patients is one of the leading risk factors for adverse cognitive outcomes such as postoperative delirium and postoperative cognitive dysfunction. We devel...
The obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) is characterized by temporary cerebral hypoxia which can cause cognitive dysfunction. On the other hand, hypoxia induced neurocognitive deficits are detecta...
Diminished or impaired mental and/or intellectual function.
A progressive form of dementia characterized by the global loss of language abilities and initial preservation of other cognitive functions. Fluent and nonfluent subtypes have been described. Eventually a pattern of global cognitive dysfunction, similar to ALZHEIMER DISEASE, emerges. Pathologically, there are no Alzheimer or PICK DISEASE like changes, however, spongiform changes of cortical layers II and III are present in the TEMPORAL LOBE and FRONTAL LOBE. (From Brain 1998 Jan;121(Pt 1):115-26)
A neuropsychological test designed to assess different memory functions. It may incorporate an optional cognitive exam (Brief Cognitive Status Exam) that helps to assess memory related cognitive function.
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent with potent analgesic and antiarthritic properties. It has been shown to be effective in the treatment of OSTEOARTHRITIS; RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS; ankylosing SPONDYLITIS; and in the alleviation of postoperative pain (PAIN, POSTOPERATIVE).
Disorders of verbal and nonverbal communication caused by receptive or expressive LANGUAGE DISORDERS, cognitive dysfunction (e.g., MENTAL RETARDATION), psychiatric conditions, and HEARING DISORDERS.