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Anesthesia and Cognitive Decline: No Link?
Source: Medscape Psychiatry & Mental Health Headlines [2016.01.26]
There is no significant link between anesthesia and mild cognitive impairment, according to a large, population-based study.
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Study finds no link between surgical anesthesia and MCI
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.01.20]
A Mayo Clinic study of people who received anesthesia for surgery after age 40 found no association between the anesthesia and development of mild cognitive impairment later in life.
Anesthesia After 40 Not Linked to Mental Decline Later, Study Finds
Source: MedicineNet Dementia Specialty [2016.01.20]
Title: Anesthesia After 40 Not Linked to Mental Decline Later, Study Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
More pain before root canal, less to gain from anesthesia
Source: Dentistry News From Medical News Today [2015.12.11]
Before starting any root canal procedure, dental surgeons reach for a local anesthetic.
How the brain wakes you up
Source: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia News From Medical News Today [2015.12.21]
Scientists from Bern have discovered a mechanism which is responsible for the rapid arousal from sleep and anesthesia in the brain.
Who's writing prescriptions for opioid pain relievers?
Source: Medicare / Medicaid / SCHIP News From Medical News Today [2015.12.14]
While prescriptions for opioid pain relievers were concentrated in specialties for pain, anesthesia, and physical medicine and rehabilitation, it was general practitioners who dominated total...