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Risk factors for late-life cognitive decline and variation with age and sex in the sydney memory and ageing study a number of risk and protective factors for late-life cognitive decline. Cardiovascular disease risk factors and cognition in the elderly hypertension did not appear to contribute to overall cognitive decline in those individuals who progressed to dementia. A major public health concern is post-operative cognitive decline (pocd) in the elderly the study of pocd is to determine if a link between perioperative care and pocd exists and strategies.
Risk factors for cognitive decline associated with gait speed in community-dwelling elderly koreans with mmse scores of 30 logistic regressions were used in univariate analyses to. Context cognitive decline in elderly persons is often an early predictor of dementia subclinical cardiovascular disease (cvd) and diabetes mellitus may contribute to substantial decline in. 3 risk factors for cognitive decline in older adults elderly patients are prone to sleep apnea, heart disease, and depression these conditions may affect the risk of several studies.
Risk factors for functional status decline in community-living elderly people: a systematic literature review psychological, functional, social and environmental factors that contribute. Risk factors for cognitive decline might depend on chronological age the aim of the study was to explore the age dependency of risk factors for cognitive decline in cognitively healthy. Factors that contribute to the risk of falls in the elderly population adapted with permission from steinweg kk the changing approach to falls in the elderly.
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Mild cognitive impairment (mci) causes a slight but noticeable and measurable decline in cognitive abilities, including memory and thinking skills a person with mci is at an increased risk. At one time researchers thought this cognitive decline might be caused by anesthesia, but mounting evidence suggests that heightened inflammation in the brain following surgery is the more. While age is the primary risk factor for cognitive impairment, other risk factors include family history, education level, brain injury, exposure to pesticides. Stroke risk factors linked to more rapid cognitive decline in elderly that stroke risk factors contribute to cognitive decline, the literature to date is inconsistent, the authors note.