David Lowery

Nathan Gauge2
Clive Ballard2
David Green2
2Nathan Gauge
2Clive Ballard
2David Green
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BACKGROUND The study determined the one year incidence of post operative cognitive decline (POCD) and evaluated the effectiveness of an intra-operative anaesthetic intervention in reducing post-operative cognitive impairment in older adults (over 60 years of age) undergoing elective orthopaedic or abdominal surgery. METHODS AND TRIAL DESIGN The design was(More)
AIM To describe the development of a dementia research registry, outlining the conceptual, practical and ethical challenges, and to report initial experiences of recruiting people with dementia to it from primary and secondary care. BACKGROUND Women, the oldest old and ethnic minorities have been under-represented in clinical trials in dementia. Such(More)
BACKGROUND Almost all of the 820,000 people in the UK with dementia will experience Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD). However, research has traditionally focused on treating cognitive symptoms, thus neglecting core clinical symptoms that often have a more profound impact on living with dementia. Recent evidence (Kales et al, 2007;(More)
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