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Geriatric Anesthesia
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Anesthesia and analgesia
AbstractText: Mechanistic aspects of cognitive recovery after anesthesia and surgery are not yet well characterized, but may be vital to distinguishing the contributions of anesthesia and surgery in cognitive complications common in the elderly such as delirium and postoperative cognitive dysfunction ... Our primary hypothesis is that older adults may require significantly longer to achieve cognitive recovery, measured by ... will fully recover to baseline levels within 30 days of anesthesia exposure.
Neuroscience (2)
Delirium (1), more mentions
Current pain and headache reports
... recent decades in volume and represents a significant number of anesthetics delivered throughout the USA... kidneys, and subpopulations including those who are obese and the elderly commonly receive anesthetics in an ambulatory setting.This review presents key aspects of ... Anesthesiologists must be familiar with guidelines, state-of-the-art pain ...
Pain Management (1), Anti-Obesity and Weight Loss (1), more mentions
Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing
... body temperature (CBT) and hemodynamics from the induction of spinal anesthesia until 30 min postoperatively in surgical patients who undergo total hip replacement under spinal anesthesia ... and heart rate were measured from arrival in the pre-anesthesia room to 3 hours after the induction of spinal anesthesia... undergo pre-warming.Analysis of CBT from induction of spinal anesthesia to 3 hours after induction revealed significant interaction between group ...
Journal of anesthesia
This study evaluated the glucose tolerance of elderly subjects compared with that of younger subjects under surgical stress... of the control group increased more than those in the elderly group, and at 10 and 15 min those in the ... group showed a significantly greater increase than those in the elderly group (P<0.05.
Current medical research and opinion
Correction to: Boztas et al., Effects of different doses of remifentanil on hemodynamic response to anesthesia induction in healthy elderly patients..
Cochlear implants international
... of patients undergoing cochlear implantation under conscious sedation versus general anesthesia.Retrospective case review of 20 patients who underwent cochlear implantation ... may expand the treatment of profound hearing loss to the elderly who are deemed too sick for general anesthesia or are fearful of the cognitive or medical consequences of general anesthesia ...
Hearing Loss (1), more mentions
Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
... the FRAIL scale, to categorize the level of frailty of older adults admitted with a fracture to determine the association of each ... age 70 years admitted to co-managed orthopedic trauma and geriatrics services.The FRAIL scale (short 5-question assessment of fatigue ... The American Society of Anesthesiologists preoperative risk significantly correlated with the frailty of the patient (American Society of Anesthesiologists score 3-4: 41%, 82% and 86%, in robust, prefrail ...
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (3), Neuroscience (1)
Dementia (1), more mentions
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 
Abstract: We present 10 of the most effective articles from 2016 in geriatric medicine... the effect of a healthy lifestyle on disability, a goals-of-care intervention in individuals with advanced dementia, the benefits of regional anesthesia in hip repair, and mindfulness in chronic pain management Keyword: 2016. Keyword: Geriatrics.
Neuroscience (1), Pain Management (1)
Bacteriuria (1), Chronic Pain (1), Myocardial Infarction (1), more mentions
European journal of anaesthesiology
... surgical patients, but their differences in clinical performance in the elderly are not clear AbstractText: We compared the efficacy and safety ... the LMA-S and i-gel in anaesthetised and paralysed elderly patients AbstractText: A prospective, randomised and parallel study AbstractText: Single ... 2014 from to October 2016 AbstractText: One hundred and six elderly patients who underwent urological or orthopaedic surgery with an expected ...
British journal of anaesthesia 
... and subsequent development of MCI or dementia in cognitively normal elderly patients AbstractText: Patients ≥65 yr of age enrolled in the ... Study of Aging who were exposed to any type of anaesthesia from 2004 to 2014 were included... Elderly patients who have not been diagnosed with MCI or dementia ... Keyword: female; anaesthesia.
Neuroscience (15)
Dementia (12), Delirium (5), Mild Cognitive Impairment (3), more mentions
Abstract: Due to large progress has been achieved in surgical techniques, anesthesia and perioperative care, it is accepted that the very elderly colon cancer (CC) patient is not contraindication for surgery... In conclusion, most of elderly CC patients could not obtain survival benefit from extended resection... Keyword: elderly. Keyword: surgery.
Oncology (3)
Colonic Neoplasms (2), Neoplasms (2), more mentions
The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society
Limited research indicates that older adults may be characterized by deficient offset analgesia, an inhibitory temporal sharpening mechanism that increases the detectability of ... of the study was to examine age differences in offset analgesia in community-dwelling younger, middle-aged, and older adults... Eighty-seven younger adults, 42 middle-aged adults, and 60 older adults completed 4 offset analgesia trials and 3 constant temperature trials in which a noxious ...
Chronic Pain (2), more mentions
The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society
... surgeries and to compare these data with the outcomes of patients aged 65-79 years AbstractText: A retrospective study PATIENT SAMPLE: Seventy-six patients OUTCOME MEASURES: The preoperative medical condition was reviewed using the weighted Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI) and American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) physical status classification... Keyword: elderly.
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (2)
Spondylolisthesis (4), Osteoporosis (1), Back Pain (1), more mentions
PloS one
... high CO2 insufflation pressure, and patients undergoing RARP are usually elderly... efficacy of recruitment manoeuvre (RM) on perioperative pulmonary complications in elderly patients undergoing RARP. A total of 60 elderly patients scheduled for elective RARP were randomly allocated to two groups after induction of anaesthesia; positive end expiratory pressure (PEEP) was applied during the operation ...
Pulmonary Atelectasis (1), more mentions
BMC musculoskeletal disorders
American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) grading is an easy and efficient index in predicting a ... strength for predicting early complication after hip fracture surgery in the elderly AbstractText: Eighty-three consecutive patients operated with hip fracture surgeries were ... in predicting early postoperative complications after fragility hip fracture in the elderly.
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (5), more mentions
The burgeoning elderly population calls for a robust tool to identify patients with increased risk of mortality and morbidity... MFI was compared to age, American Society of Anesthesiologists physical status classification, and wound classifications in multiple logistic regression.Study sample consisted of 36,424 patients with 27.8% male with an ...
Mechanisms of ageing and development
never, before, during, post delirium), cognitive impairment, age, sex and anesthesia type, was constructed. Highest melatonin levels were associated with postoperative samples (Odds Ratio(OR) 2.11 compared to preoperative samples; 95% Confidence Interval(CI) 1.17-3.82, p=0.01) and higher age (OR 1.05 per year; CI 1.01-1.11, p=0.03), but not with delirium group(p=0.35).Undergoing surgery and ...
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (2)
Delirium (8), more mentions
The Orthopedic clinics of North America
Peripheral nerve blocks have provided a safe, effective method to control early postoperative pain when symptoms are most severe. Peripheral nerve blocks, whether used intraoperatively or postoperatively, provide an alternative or adjunct to conventional pain management methods for patients who may not tolerate heavy narcotics or general anesthesia, in particular the elderly and those with cardiopulmonary disease.
Pain Management (1), Senior Health (1), more mentions
Nature reviews. Urology
Focal ablation therapy has an established role in the modern management of SRMs, especially in elderly patients and those with comorbidities. Percutaneous ablation avoids general anaesthesia and laparoscopic ablation can avoid excessive dissection; hence, these techniques can be suitable for patients who are not ideal surgical candidates. Several ablation modalities exist, of which radiofrequency ablation and cryoablation are most widely ...
Oncology (1)
Kidney Neoplasms (1), more mentions
International orthopaedics
... age of ≥90 years (P = 0.011), male sex (P = 0.003), a high American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) grade (3-5, P = 0.042), and a high osteoporosis grade (Singh index 3-1 ... conditions, may assist in the identification of high-risk patients and allow a patient-specific geriatric co-management plan.
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (4)
Osteoporosis (4), more mentions
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