Risk Factors Associated with Cognitive Decline after Cardiac Surgery: A Systematic Review

@inproceedings{Patel2015RiskFA,
  title={Risk Factors Associated with Cognitive Decline after Cardiac Surgery: A Systematic Review},
  author={N Patel and Jatinder S Minhas and E M L Chung},
  booktitle={Cardiovascular psychiatry and neurology},
  year={2015}
}
Modern day cardiac surgery evolved upon the advent of cardiopulmonary bypass machines (CPB) in the 1950s. Following this development, cardiac surgery in recent years has improved significantly. Despite such advances and the introduction of new technologies, neurological sequelae after cardiac surgery still exist. Ischaemic stroke, delirium, and cognitive… CONTINUE READING