Neurocognitive Dysfunction after Anesthesia in Patients with Recent Concussion


About this study

The purpose of this study is to determine if anesthesia after concussion is associated with cognitive dysfunction, and if recent concussion is a patient safety risk in the perioperative period

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Any adult  > 18 years of age.
  • Patient must have received a concussion within ten (10) weeks from planned procedure under anesthesial.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients with neurologic history including history of severe cognitive disease, disorder, or delay, attention disorder, moderate-to-severe TBI history, neurovascular order or trauma.


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status Contact

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Arnoley Abcejo, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

Contact information:

Amy Amsbaugh R.R.T., L.R.T.

(507) 538-7538

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