Mental disorders in cerebral atherosclerosis and hypertension
Cardiovascular Diseases / / May 09, 2016
Cerebral arteriosclerosis develops most often between the ages of 50-60 years.Mental disorders may be of psychotic and non-psychotic character.
In the early stages of the disease there is neurosis symptoms: irritability, fatigue, anxiety, and sleep disorders.There is a kind of sharpening of personal characteristics - thrift becomes miserliness, suspiciousness in suspicion, etc. A characteristic feature is the progressive loss of memory, which leads to a decrease in efficiency...Mostly memory impairment on current events.Patients forget to new names, names, phone numbers, recently read, seen.
When malignant course of mental disorders can sometimes reach a degree of Korsakov's syndrome.In addition, a marked emotional lability - patients are worried over nothing, move easily from laughter to tears, and vice versa, very touchy.Characteristic "symptoms flicker", ie. E. The presence of fluctuations in the severity of various symptoms of the disease.Progressive impaired memo
Hypertensive heart disease
Very often, hypertension combined with atherosclerosis.Along with common disorders, cerebral presented (from mild to severe crises brain stroke).The most characteristic clinical picture of mental disorders are nevrastenopodobny, astenoipohondricheskih and phobic syndromes.
Patients complain of mood instability, headaches, insomnia, decreased performance.Often expressed exaggerated fears about the state of their health, particularly with regard to cardiac activity, experience different fears.They become irritable, anxious, resentful, suspicious.In hypertensive disease is also observed sharpening of personal characteristics.A characteristic feature is the presence of fluctuations in symptom levels, which in turn is determined by the dynamics of vascular reactions.
psychotic disorders often presents anxiety, fear, agitation, sometimes occurring on the type of twilight state of consciousness or delirious syndrome.There may be anxiety-depressive and anxious and paranoid picture.
- Hypertension: causes, treatment, review of drugs used in hypertension, diet and hypertension
- complex of therapeutic exercises for hypertension
- Causes of hypertension.Professional hypertension
- Cleansing and strengthening traditional methods of vessels
- Tips to strengthen blood vessels of the heart muscle
Treatment Treatment should be complex.It is necessary to conduct general hygienic measures, diet.Features of the treatment of the underlying disease determined by the stage of its development, the character of clinical manifestations.Treatment of mental disorders is mainly symptomatic.In neurosis disorders recommended tranquilizers (elenium, seduksen) for psychosis should be treated with neuroleptics and antidepressants.The use of antipsychotic drugs in patients with systemic vascular disease should be monitored by regular measurement of blood pressure.