Delirium

As delirium acute, transient, usually reversible fluctuating disturbance in attention, cognition and consciousness levels is called. The causes include almost any disease or drug reaction. The diagnosis is clinical, laboratory tests and imaging techniques commonly used to determine the cause. The treatment is to correct the underlying disorder and supportive measures. Delirium can occur at any age, but is more common in older patients. At least 10% of older patients…

September 3, 2018
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What is Delirium

Hyperactief delier, hypoactief delier, gemengd delirum
July 19, 2017

Delirium is a serious disturbance in cerebral abilities that results in confused thinking g and reduced awareness of your local environment. The star of delirium is normally rapid, occurring within an hour or a few days. Delirium can often be traced to one or more contributing factors, such as severe or chronic medical illness, differences in your metabolic balance ( such as low sodium), infection, medication, surgery, or alcohol or…

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