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The aim of this study is to quantify the incidence of postoperative cognitive dysfunction in the elderly patient (>60y) after total hip or knee replacement surgery. The hypothesis is that the fast-track methodology with a mean hospital stay less than 3 days will help to minimize this reduction in memory and concentration.
Time Perspective: Prospective
Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction
no intervention, descriptive study
The Lundbeck Centre for fast-track hip/knee surgery
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-07-23T21:09:33-0400
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