cognitive impairment

Relation between retinal vascular abnormalities and working memory impairment in patients with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.

Authors: Appaji A, Berendschot TTJM, Chako DM, Hiremath CV, Jacob A, Kesavan M, Nagendra B, Padmanabha A, Rao NP, Rao SV, Varambally S, Venkatasubramanian G, Webers CAB

Journal: Asian journal of psychiatry

Emerging evidence indicates abnormal retinal micro-vasculature in schizophrenia (SCZ) and bipolar disorder (BD) and its relation to cognitive functions. However, the association of these abnormalities with the cognitive deficits in these disorders has not been examined till date.

Protocol for a prospective cohort study of assessing postoperative cognitive changes after total hip and knee arthroplasty in the Greater Toronto area.

Authors: Au S, Avramescu S, Choi S, Orser BA

Journal: BMJ Open

INTRODUCTION: Cognitive changes after anaesthesia and surgery, such as delirium and postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD), are common and lead to poor outcomes and increased healthcare costs. While several interventions for delirium exist, there are no effective […]

Comparing cognitive clusters across first- and multiple-episode of psychosis.

Authors: Brodeur MB, Joober R, Lepage M, Malla A, Sauvé G

Journal: Psychiatry Research

Cognitive impairments in psychotic disorders (PD) present heterogeneously across patients. Between 2 and 5 clusters have been identified in previous studies with first-episode (FEP) and multiple-episodes of psychosis (MEP) patients suggesting different profiles of impairment. Past […]

Perioperative Research into Memory (PRiMe): Cognitive impairment following a severe burn injury and critical care admission, part 1.

Authors: Al-Hindawi A, Clancy OH, Edginton TL, Farag M, Mandalia S, Mehmet ART, Nenadlová K, Nilsen A, Nordin NA, Vizcaychipi MP, Watson EJR, Williams LM

Journal: Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries

INTRODUCTION: An investigation into long-term cognitive impairment and Quality of Life (QoL) after severe burns. METHODS: A proof of principle, cohort design, prospective, observational clinical study. Patients with severe burns (>15% TBSA) admitted to Burns ICU […]

Recent and Long-Term Soccer Heading Exposure Is Differentially Associated With Neuropsychological Function in Amateur Players.

Authors: Kim M, Kim N, Levitch CF, Lipton ML, Lipton RB, Lubin N, Stewart WF, Zimmerman ME

Journal: Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society

OBJECTIVES: The present study examined the relative contribution of recent or long-term heading to neuropsychological function in amateur adult soccer players. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS: Soccer players completed a baseline questionnaire (HeadCount-12m) to ascertain heading during the […]

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