Perioperative Cognitive Protection-Dexmetomidine

ID Number 06-0217

Principal Investigator(s)
Stacie G Deiner

Department(s) or Division(s)
Anesthesiology

Description

The purpose of this study is to find out if the drug dexmedetomidine can prevent delirium (confusion) after surgery. We are also interested in whether delirium is associated with changes in our ability to think after surgery. This study is closed to enrollment and open for data analysis only.



Contact Information
Dionne Bobb
dione.bobb@mountsinai.org

Recruiting Patients: No