Less anesthesia during surgery doesn’t prevent post-op delirium

This story originally appeared here. One in four older adults experiences delirium after surgery. However, researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that closely monitoring brain activity and minimizing anesthesia if needed has no significant effect on the occurrence of delirium. Many older adults who have major surgery experience postoperative […]

Dr. Robert Gereau honored With Election as Fellow into AAAS

This story originally appeared here. Dr. Gereau selected as a new fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Eleven faculty members at Washington University in St. Louis — the most in a decade-and-a-half — are among 416 new fellows selected by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the […]