Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

causes of confusion in dialysis patients

A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
33 years experience Podiatry
Depends on area: I have all nationalities and cultures come into my office. Most of the time the the patients children do the intrepreting for me. Sometimes the pati ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Breiner
33 years experience Podiatry
Yes, Indeed.: A doctor is not only a medical professional he is also a salesman. He has to sell himself to all his patients in order to keep them and to attract ne ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Banks
36 years experience Neurology
Yes: Bedside manner can influence follow up care. If you like the doctor and feel like he/she listens to you then you are more likely to follow advice and ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Yes: Not a good drug for elderly. Perhaps the combination of infection, inderal (propranolol), (propranolol) and prodromal alzheimers was unmasked by the ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Yes, it is a problem: Inderal (propranolol) is a nasty drug especially in the elderly. Side effects include confusion, depression, fatigue, exercise intolerance, low blood ... Read More
1
1 thank
A member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Good chance!: Lorazepam can cause confusion which can cause agitation and sleeplessness (even though it is normally sedating). A good thing to stop using by a lot ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 69-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Loss of memory: By definition, dementia is 1) loss of memory & 2) loss of function, whether speech, coordination, planning, etc. Strange behavior can result from ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Dialysis dark urine: 34 F asks why do dialysis pats have dark urine and why do they stop making urine. ANS: urine is the remains of the fluid filtered at the glomerulus. A ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Discuss with nephrol: We can not answer your question as we do not have enough information about your friend.I will suggest your friend discuss with his/her doctor as to wh ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Possible:: Hmorrhagic cystis, acquired cystic kidney disease seen in some patients on chronic dialysis, kidney or bladder tumor, vasculitis or vascular malformat ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month