Sumary of Poor Sleep After Head Injury Could Point to Dementia Risk:
- FRIDAY, June 11, 2021 — Sleep disorders may increase the odds for dementia in survivors of traumatic brain injury, new research suggests..
- The study included nearly 713,000 patients who were free of dementia when they were treated for traumatic brain injury (TBI) between 2003 and 2013..
- said lead author Dr. Tatyana Mollayeva, an associate director of the Acquired Brain Injury Research Lab at the University of Toronto, in Canada..
- In the study, the researchers controlled for age, sex, income level, injury severity and other health problems that could affect the results…