Susana Vacas, MD, PhD

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Improving Surgery Communication, Risk Factor Assessment for Older Adults: Susana Vacas, MD, PhD

October 08, 2021

Following the publication of a recent article outlining the association of the use of anesthesia during surgery and cognitive decline in older adults, the assistant professor of anesthesiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, spoke on the need to assess risk factors. [WATCH TIME: 5 minutes]

Surgical Anesthesia and Cognitive Decline in Older Adults: Susana Vacas, MD, PhD

October 07, 2021

The assistant professor of anesthesiology at the David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California–Los Angeles, discussed a recently published article that outlined an association between anesthesia during surgery and cognitive issues. [WATCH TIME: 4 minutes]