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Relationship Between Cannabis Use and Erectile Dysfunction: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Globally, there is increasing usage and legalization of cannabis. In addition to its reported therapeutic effects, cannabis has several health risks which are not clearly defined. Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the most ...
The Saint Louis University Mental Status Examination Is Better than the Mini-Mental State Examination to Determine the Cognitive Impairment in Turkish Elderly People
Introduction: Presence of detailed screening instruments to detect cognitive impairment in the older adults- culture and language is very essential. The Saint Louis University Mental Status Examination (SLUMS) is one of ...
Does vitamin D deficiency increase orthostatic hypotension risk in the elderly patients?
Orthostatic hypotension (OH) is closely associated with falls, cardiovascular events and mortality in the elderly patients. The aim of the study is to evaluate the OH prevalence among patients over the age of 65 years, to ...
When should orthostatic blood pressure changes be evaluated in elderly: 1st, 3rd or 5th minute?
Detection of orthostatic hypotension (OH) is very important in geriatric practice, since OH is associated with mortality, ischemic stroke, falls, cognitive failure and depression. It was aimed to determine the most appropriate ...
EFFECTS OF ACETYLCHOLINESTERASE INHIBITORS ON NUTRITIONAL STATUS IN ELDERLY PATIENTS WITH DEMENTIA: A 6-MONTH FOLLOW-UP STUDY
Objectives: Nutritional status is one of the factors that affects disease progression, morbidity and mortality in elderly patients with dementia. The present study aimed to evaluate the effect of acetylcholinesterase ...