Cognitive Decline

General Anesthesia and Cognitive Decline: Assessing the Link

General Anesthesia and Cognitive Decline: Assessing the Link

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Findings from animal studies indicated that anesthetics may be neurotoxic and could result in long-term central nervous system alterations and cognitive dysfunction.

Persistent Pain Linked With Greater Memory Decline & Dementia Probability

Persistent Pain Linked With Greater Memory Decline & Dementia Probability

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Older adults with persistent pain showed more rapid memory decline and greater dementia probability compared with adults without persistent pain.

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