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Long-term brain impairment too common after critical illness

October 8, 2013 – 3:10 PM

Tuesday, October 8, 2013, 3:10 PM

A recent Vanderbilt study shows a significant number of patients are entering I.C.U.’s throughout the world with no evidence of cognitive — brain related issues, but are leaving with symptoms associated with mild Alzheimer’s or Traumatic Brain Injury.
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