Posts by Eyal Y. Kimchi, MD, PhD
The Neurological Effects of Sedation in COVID-19 Patients
Neurologic symptoms such as headache, confusion, altered alertness and loss of smell have been identified as symptoms of COVID-19. Although researchers are starting to understand the symptoms behind neurological sequelae from SARS-CoV-2 infection, the direct and indirect effects of SARS-CoV-2 on the brain remain unclear.
Eyal Kimchi, MD, PhD, is a neurologist and primary investigator of the Delirium Lab at Massachusetts General Hospital.