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disease, dementia and chronic lung disease expand, Dr.
Conditions and diseases that are particularly likely to affect these functions include stroke, diabetes, cardiovascular disease (both ischemia and arrhythmias), arthritis, dementia, Parkinson's disease and seizure disorders.
The combination therapy donepezil and memantine is also intended for moderate to severe dementia. ... The dementia antipsychotic withdrawal trial (DART-AD): long-term follow-up of a randomised placebo-controlled trial.
However, for some patients, such as those with dementia or those with chronic pain, rehab may not be a good fit, the experts said.
Trends Study (NHATS) and found that the former group had a 28% increased risk of disability and 9.8-fold greater odds of being diagnosed with probable dementia after an ICU
Rothwell, PhD, director of the Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia at the University of Oxford in England.
Thirty percent of the tests were ordered because the patients had dementia or altered mental status. ... Feldman said. The practice of ordering folic acid tests for dementia, delirium, or altered mental status was never based in hard evidence but emerged
This month, Dr. Forrow considers the case of an elderly woman with dementia who refuses to undergo dialysis despite steadily progressive renal failure.
In years past, a physician might order a urine screen if a patient showed signs of worsening delirium or dementia absent other symptoms, said John Brusch, MD, FACP, a geriatrician and ... But sometimes he'll need to educate family members accustomed to