Tag Archives: Hypoxia

Delirium: NICE Quality Standard QS63 (NICE)

Summary The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has published a new quality standard “Delirium: Quality Standard (QS63)”, which covers the prevention, diagnosis and management of delirium in adults (aged 18 years and over) in hospital and long-term … Continue reading

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Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Hypoxia: the Risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary This research investigated the relationship between sleep-disordered breathing, characterised by recurrent arousal from sleep and intermittent hypoxemia, and poor cognition … Continue reading

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