COPD may boost risk of cerebral microbleeds

From Clinical Neurology News, 19 July 2013: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease was associated with an increased risk of cerebral microbleeds – a marker of cerebral small vessel disease – independent of factors such as age, sex, smoking status, and cholesterol levels, according to a prospective, population-based cohort study. “Depression, postural instability, cognitive and functional impairment Continue reading COPD may boost risk of cerebral microbleeds