ICU patients with non-brain-related injuries may suffer undetected cognitive dysfunction

ICU patients with non-brain-related injuries may suffer undetected cognitive dysfunction


A number of patients in intensive care units for non-brain-related illnesses may suffer from cognitive dysfunction. Inflammation that occurs as a result of infection and problems with oxygen flow to the brain which occur when breathing is affected, could contribute to cognitive impairments.
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Author: http://http://neurosciencenews.com/
Post date: 2019-04-13 18:00:11
Category: cognitive
Tag: care
Post ID: 6835

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