Search results for "Dementia"

Results 61 - 70 of about 149 for "Dementia".

Different patients, different doses

Rothwell, PhD, director of the Centre for Prevention of Stroke and Dementia at the University of Oxford in England.
May 2019

Integrate palliative care from early illness onward

disease, dementia and chronic lung disease expand, Dr.
June 2011

More things you shouldn't do based on the lack of evidence

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
May 2014

Hypertension guidelines lead to vigorous debate

However, for some patients, such as those with dementia or those with chronic pain, rehab may not be a good fit, the experts said.
April 2014

Squeezing in the cancer screening talk

But not for the former, she said. She noted a time when she had to advocate with other physicians for a 93-year-old with dementia to not get a colonoscopy.
October 2019

Help from afar: telemedicine vs. telephone advice for stroke

But others, like reversible cerebral vasoconstrictive syndrome or dementia, could be very difficult to do over the phone,” Dr.
April 2009

Resist the urge to overtreat bacteriuria

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
July 2019

Medical News of the Obvious

The article concludes: "In the most optimistic view, dementia could be delayed or even prevented by these interventions.
July 2020

4 concepts can help bolster age-friendly care

In the outpatient setting, mentation includes depression and dementia, which are very common in older adults, [for] which there are identified interventions that have not necessarily been widely disseminated.
March 2020

Appreciating the gifts of life

He had dementia and couldn't recall that he was taking prescription medicines.
July 2020

Prev   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10   11   Next