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Subdiagnóstico de delirium en adultos mayores hospitalizados
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2005)
Delirium: la confusión de los clínicos
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2003)
Confusion assessment method para analisar delirium em unidade de terapia intensiva: revisão de literatura
(Associação de Medicina Intensiva Brasileira - AMIB, 2009-03-01)
Delirium is frequently observed in intensive care unit patients and its occurrence is related to increased morbidity and mortality, length of stay, functional decline and high costs. The Confusion Assessment Method for ...
Delirium in older adults
Hypertension, mitral valve disease, atrial fibrillation and low education level predict delirium and worst outcome after cardiac surgery in older adults
(BioMed Central, 2018)
Abstract Background Delirium is a common complication after cardiac surgery in older adult patients. However, risk factors and the influence of delirium on patient outcomes ...
The diagnosis of delirium in 80 emergency unit patients
(Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 1998-06-01)
We evaluated the initial and final diagnosis of 80 patients with delirium arriving at the emergence unit of a university hospital in a large Brazilian city over a period of 30 months up to December 1991. The diagnosis was ...
Delirium in hospitalized elderly patients and post-discharge mortality
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2010)
OBJECTIVE: To determine the impact of delirium on post-discharge mortality in hospitalized older patients. INTRODUCTION: Delirium is frequent in hospitalized older patients and correlates with high hospital mortality. There ...
Portuguese version of the Delirium Rating Scale-Revised-98: reliability and validity
Objective To assess the validity and the reliability of the Portuguese version of the Delirium Rating Scale-Revised-98 (DRS-R-98). Methods The scale was translated into Portuguese and back-translated into English. After ...
Delir bei älteren Menschen