MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Can anesthesia from surgery cause dementia in elderly patients?
That question was the subject of a recent Mayo Clinic study. The findings were released Wednesday.READ MORE: Judge To Decide On Evidence Allowed At Kyle Rittenhouse Trial
Dr. David Warner, a Mayo Clinic anesthesiologist, said it’s not uncommon for elderly patients to have dementia-like symptoms for extended periods of time after surgery.
NewsRadio 830 WCCO’s Steve Murphy Reports