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Post-Operative Neurobehavioural Disturbance (POND) was created to increase awareness about the complications of going under anaesthesia!
Post-Operative Neurobehavioural Disturbance (POND) was created to increase awareness about the complications of going under anaesthesia!

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Family caregivers are an underutilized resource in #delirium prevention. Family caregivers have important information regarding the signs and symptoms of delirium and it is important that clinicians provide family caregivers with delirium education about the risk factors, #prevention methods and screening tools.

Read more here: http://ht.ly/SWGH30dmaqi @sharon_inouye
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Experts still don't always agree on #delirium symptoms or diagnoses, even when they are assessing the same symptoms in the same people. A team of researchers from the Netherlands designed a study to look at the accuracy of delirium diagnoses in older adults after surgeries.

Results - there were many difficulties diagnosing delirium in older adults after #surgery.

https://scienmag.com/difficulties-diagnosing-delirium-in-older-adults-after-surgery/
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It's all about trial and error! SIRS Trial found methylprednisolone doesn't reduce #postoperative delirium in #cardiac surgery patients: http://ow.ly/jLvs30beyVs +Anesthesiology News
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What's the link between #Sleep-Disordered Breathing, #Postoperative #Delirium, and Cognitive Impairment? Find out here http://bit.ly/2pjYI7c
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A thoughtful read +The New York Times... More and more patients are choosing to go under the knife, without general #anesthesia. Would you ever do this?! https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/03/25/health/surgery-awake-anesthesia.html?partner=IFTTT&_r=0&referer=
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There are many potential causes for #delirium, if you or someone you know is going to undergo #surgery, please learn more about it here! https://www.uptodate.com/contents/delirium-beyond-the-basics
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Top 5 things everyone should know about #psychosis -- it's more common and more treatable than many think, thanks for sharing +Partners for StrongMinds http://ow.ly/EJr2309wYLM #brainhealth
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Parents believe that protecting their children’s #mentalhealth is a top concern, but mental health #education isn't compulsory in #schools yet. Read more about how HeaducationUK hopes to change that on +The Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/mental-health-education-schools-compulsory_uk_58e24941e4b0ba35959664a6
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