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E-collection 'Postoperative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD)'

Cognitive impairment after anesthesia and surgery (postoperative cognitive dysfunction, [POCD]) is a recognized clinical phenomenon. POCD is a transient disturbance that can affect patients of any age but is more common in older people.