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Effect of Electroacupuncture on the Incidence of Postoperative Delirium in Elderly Patients Undergoing the Major Surgery

Title: Effect of electroacupuncture on the incidence of postoperative delirium in elderly patients undergoing the major surgery. Research center: Multicenter The Design of the study: Randomized, double-blind, controlled study The population of the study: Elderly patients65age<90 yearsit is planned to select a period/time limit for gastrointestinal tumor surgery, bile duct …

orthopedic surgery
mechanical ventilation
major surgery
postoperative complication
  • 23 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Brain-derived Neurotrophic Factor and the Antidepressant Efficacy of Brain Stimulation

This study evaluates an association between brain-derived neurotrophic factor(BDNF) polymorphisms and the antidepressant efficacy of transcranial magnetic stimulation device in patients with

  • 23 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor as a Predictor of Response to Treatment in Bipolar Depression and Mania: 16-weeks Follow-up With Quetiapine XR

). Among neurotrophins, the Brain-Derived Neurotrophic Factor (BDNF) has been repeatedly and consistently reported to be associated with BD physiopathology (Post 2007). Furthermore, medications

human chorionic gonadotropin
valproic acid
bipolar disorder
brain-derived neurotrophic factor
  • 07 Nov, 2020
  • 1 location
Glutamatergic Modulation to Facilitate the Behavioral Treatment of Cocaine Use Disorders

Changes in the communication of glutamate from one brain structure to another are important in the development of therapy for cocaine use disorders. Our preliminary investigations suggest that drugs that affect glutamate exchange may be effective at promoting and maintaining individuals' abstinence from cocaine. The purpose of this randomized, double-blind, …

  • 01 Apr, 2021
  • 2 locations
Thoracic Splanchnic Magnetic Neuromodulation Therapy (ThorS-MagNT) for Grade 3 Diabetic Gastroparesis: Pilot Study

Diabetic gastroparesis (DG) is an under recognized and significant complication of diabetes with lack of effective treatments. Recently, a 4-fold increase in hospitalizations has been seen in DG patients with refractory symptoms, defined as Grade 3 gastroparesis. A critical barrier to progress has been both a lack of pathophysiological understanding …

  • 05 Feb, 2021
  • 1 location
Investigating Gains in Neurocognition in an Intervention Trial of Exercise

This randomized control trial will examine whether a 12 month monitored exercise intervention improves brain health in cognitively normal older adults. This trial will also address several important unanswered questions: (1) Are the recommended public health guidelines of 150 minutes/week of exercise sufficient for improving cognitive performance? (2) Does exercise …

  • 04 Mar, 2021
  • 4 locations
The Acute Effect of a Walnut Intervention on Cognitive Performance Brain Activation and Serum Markers of Inflammation in Young Adults

This study investigates the effect of acute walnut consumption on the cognitive behaviour, mood, brain activation, and markers of inflammation in young adults. In a within subjects design participants will receive a 50 g walnut or placebo intervention in a randomised order with a one week washout between interventions.

  • 25 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
Tai Chi for Knee OA Pain Management: a Mechanistic Study

This study is to determine how 8-week Tai Chi intervention alters plasma endocannabinoid and its receptors in monocytes/marcrophages, plasma oxylipinds, plasma brain-derived neurotrophic factor

  • 26 Jan, 2021
  • 1 location
The Recovery of Cardiovascular Patients With Depression

development, the course and the recovery of both diseases are in the focus of interest of many studies. One of the biomarkers that stands out is brain derived neurotrophic factor (BDFN). BDNF plays a

psychiatric therapy
myocardial infarction
depressed mood
percutaneous coronary intervention
  • 27 Feb, 2021
  • 1 location
Temporal Relations and Exercise Interventions of Various Gait and Cognitive Domains in Older Adults

older mild cognitive impairment adults will be compared. Third, whether changes in serum levels of the brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1, and vascular

  • 08 Apr, 2021
  • 1 location