Tag: "anticholinergic" at medical news
A New Approach In Treatment Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity In Children
...ts with difficult bladder conditions refractory to anticholinergic
drugs have traditionally undergone immediate surgical procedures, such as bladder augmentation. However, according to this new study, BTX-A detrusor injection offers a reliable alternative and protects some of those difficult-to-treat patients for ye...
Anticholinergic Medicines Result In Cognitive Impairment
The British Medical Journal has reported that anticholinergic
medicines which are used for treating conditions l...other known risk factors for cognitive impairment, anticholinergic
drugs remained the most highly significant predictor of this condition, say the authors. Given th...
Two Distinct Types of Vocal Cord Dysfunction Identified
...d a metered-dose inhaler containing a short-acting anticholinergic
agent, and the remainder received no treatment. Authors noted that the diagnosis of VCD was based on "direct laryngoscopy, reversible inspiratory airflow obstruction with spirometry during observed symptoms, or a convincing history of episodic insp...
Relationship Between Delirium and Dementia
...ncluding serum chemistries, genetic markers, serum anticholinergic
activity, neurotransmitters, inflammatory markers and cortisol. Role of neuroimaging. Physicist David Alsop, PhD, of BIDMC’s Department of Radiology, describes major advances in neuroimaging – including advanced methods using magnetic resonance (MR...