Assessment of delirium

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Devlin JW, Skrobik Y, Gélinas C, et al; American College of Critical Care Medicine. Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Pain, Agitation/Sedation, Delirium, Immobility, and Sleep Disruption in Adult Patients in the ICU. Crit Care Med. 2018 Sep;46(9):e825-73.Full text  Abstract

American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, 5th ed., text revision (DSM-5-TR). Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Publishing; 2022

Neufeld KJ, Thomas C. Delirium: definition, epidemiology, and diagnosis. J Clin Neurophysiol. 2013 Oct;30(5):438-42. Abstract

Vreeswijk R, Timmers JF, de Jonghe JFM, et al. Assessment scales for delirium. Aging Health. 2009 Jun 8;5(3):409-25.

Neto AS, Nassar AP Jr, Cardoso SO, et al. Delirium screening in critically ill patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Crit Care Med. 2012 Jun;40(6):1946-51. Abstract

Sidhu KS, Balon R, Ajluni V, et al. Standard EEG and the difficult-to-assess mental status. Ann Clin Psychiatry. 2009 Apr-Jun;21(2):103-8. Abstract

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