30.01.2018
Specialists
Afectiunile neurologice ca prim simptom al bolilor reumatologice

Afectiunile neurologice ca prim simptom al bolilor reumatologice

30.01.2018 Specialists Neuroaxis

Bolile reumatologice includ afectiuni autoimune si inflamatorii la nivelul articulatiilor si partilor moi. Aceste boli pot afecta multiple organe si sisteme, dar mai ales sistemul nervos central si periferic. Cel mai frecvent simptom este durerea. Aceasta poate avea cauza articulara (cu/fara inflamatia articulatiei) sau musculara. Manifestarile neurologice pot aparea la pacienti cu boli reumatologice deja […]

26.01.2018
Services
Afectiuni neurologice care pot fi diagnosticate prin electroencefalografie

Afectiuni neurologice care pot fi diagnosticate prin electroencefalografie

26.01.2018 Services Neuroaxis

Atunci cand metodele simple de depistare a unor  boli neurologice nu dau rezultate, devine necesara efectuarea unor investigatii mai complexe, cum ar fi electroencefalografia (EEG). Aparatul se numeste electroencefalograf, iar traseul obtinut poarta numele de electroencefalograma. Sursa foto: www.medgadget.com EEG investigheaza activitatea electrica a creierului, procedura constand in montarea unor senzori speciali numiti electrozi (placi […]

24.01.2018
Specialists
Tulburari de somn – clasificare

Tulburari de somn – clasificare

24.01.2018 Specialists Neuroaxis

Conform Clasificarii Internationale a Tulburarilor de Somn, a treia editie, din 2014 (ICSD-3), principalele tulburari de somn sunt urmatoarele: Insomnia Insomnia de scurta durata (acuta sau subacuta) Insomnia de lunga durata (cronica) Tulburari respiratorii in somn Apneea obstructiva de somn Apneea centrala de somn Hipoventilatia in somn Hipoxemia in somn Simptome izolate sau variante de […]

22.01.2018
Specialists
Poligrafia (PG) si polisomnografia (PSG) – studiul somnului si al tulburarilor de somn

Poligrafia (PG) si polisomnografia (PSG) – studiul somnului si al tulburarilor de somn

22.01.2018 Specialists Neuroaxis

Somnul este o stare fiziologica activa si dinamica, reversibila si periodica, ce ocupa aproape o treime din viata, iar de sanatatea si calitatea lui depinde intreaga viata sociala, profesionala si personala. Medicina somnului se ocupa de diagnosticarea si tratamentul tulburarilor de somn, insomnia, apneea in somn, epilepsia, somnambulismul, hipersomnia, tulburarile circadiene, sindromul picioarelor nelinistite fiind […]

18.01.2018
General

Diagnosticare sindromul de apnee in somn

18.01.2018 General Neuroaxis

Sindromul de apnee in somn (SAS) se caracterizeaza prin oprirea involuntara a respiratiei in timpul somnului. Conform standardelor medicale, pentru ca o persoana sa fie diagnosticata cu sindromul de apnee in somn, numarul episoadelor din timpul unui ciclu de somn trebuie sa fie de cel putin 10, cu o durata de peste 10 secunde. Clasificarea […]

17.01.2018
General
Tratament apnee in somn – Neuroaxis si VitalAire

Tratament apnee in somn – Neuroaxis si VitalAire

17.01.2018 General Neuroaxis

Sindromul de apnee in somn (SAS) afecteaza un segment larg din populatia activa a Romaniei. Complicatiile netratarii acestei afectiuni sunt multiple si pot ajunge de la scaderea performantelor zilnice, pana la cresterea riscului de moarte subita. Din fericire tratamentul pentru apneea in somn este la indemana oricui prin aparatele de tip CPAP (continuous positive airway […]

28.12.2017
Specialists
When an electromyography is needed and how to do it

When an electromyography is needed and how to do it

28.12.2017 Specialists Neuroaxis

Nowadays, more and more neurological disorders can be detected more easily and at an earlier stage thanks to the ultra-performant devices. One of the most used devices in neurology is the electromyograph (EMG). The investigation with the EMG is called electromyography; it records the electrical activity of nerves and muscles. When they are active, the […]

25.12.2017
General
Sleep apnoea and how it manifests itself

Sleep apnoea and how it manifests itself

25.12.2017 General Neuroaxis

In simple terms, apnoea means lack of breathing. Starting from the factors that cause it, several types of apnoea have been identified: mechanical, that is, caused by obstruction of the upper airways; reflex, caused by excitement of inhibitory reflexogenic areas; and voluntary, which occurs due to the deliberate stopping of breathing. The apnoea is defined […]

19.12.2017
General
Neuropathies: causes, risk factors and diagnostic methods

Neuropathies: causes, risk factors and diagnostic methods

19.12.2017 General Neuroaxis

Symptoms such as muscle weakness, numbness, and pain in the hands and feet may be erroneously associated with muscular dystrophy or various metabolic disorders, when in fact it could be a neuropathy. Neuropathies include a series of disorders that occur when the nerves of the peripheral nervous system are damaged. Peripheral nerves are found throughout […]

19.12.2017
General
What everybody should know about autoimmune diseases

What everybody should know about autoimmune diseases

19.12.2017 General Neuroaxis

Autoimmune diseases affect dozens or possibly hundreds of millions of people around the world. Autoimmune diseases occur when the immune system of a person turns against their own body and attacks its own cells. There are over 80 autoimmune conditions, but among the most common are multiple sclerosis, lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, type 1 diabetes and […]