Neurological Disorders - McKnight's Long Term Care News

Neurological Disorders

2021 and writing your COVID-19 elegy

If you are an avid reader, or even if you are not, you have likely heard of “Hillbilly Elegy.” The book was written by J.D. Vance and has subsequently been turned into a movie on Netflix ripe with creative attempts to mimic the sing-song nature of a Eastern Kentucky accent.  That inflection that is deeply…

Clinical Briefs for Monday, June 15

Social isolation ‘cannot become the new normal,’ say senators … Some states see new spike in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations … Half of hospitalized COVID-19 patients develop neurological problems … Low-dose aspirin lowers cardiovascular risk, but bleeding a problem: new evidence

Clinical Briefs for Friday, February 21

Costs deter patients from taking their neurologic medications … Address patient complaints to lower risk of violence against nurses, say researchers … Hospital readmissions less likely when elders receive help with meds … Turning 80 reduces likelihood of bypass surgery after heart attack

Next post in News