Principales cambios psicologicos en el adulto mayor
Advance directive requirements vary greatly from one state to another and should therefore be drawn up in consultation with an attorney who is familiar with the laws of the particular state.Also called pseudo-bulbar affect or pathological laughing and weeping; a condition in which episodes of laughing and/or crying occur with no apparent precipitating event.These medications inhibit the transmission of parasympathetic nerve impulses and thereby reduce spasms of smooth muscle in the bladder.The incoordination and unsteadiness that result from the brain’s failure to regulate the body’s posture and the strength and direction of limb movements.ACTH stimulates the adrenal glands to release glucocorticoid hormones.
This condition is thought to be caused by lesions in the limbic system, a group of brain structures involved in emotional feeling and expression.
Multiple sclerosis is believed to be an autoimmune disease, along with systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, and many others.
The precise origin and pathophysiologic processes of these diseases are unknown.
By holding the foot and ankle in the correct position, the AFO promotes correct heel-toe walking.
Refers to the action of certain medications commonly used in the management of neurogenic bladder dysfunction.