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Living with Dementia

American Delirium Society

Paving the way for better prevention and management of delirium

Important clues to the prevention and management of delirium, a condition affecting an estimated 7 million hospitalized Americans, are being ignored, according to a study from the Regenstrief Institute and the Indiana University School of Medicine.

The investigators conducted a systematic review of research on biomarkers linked to delirium and report that clinicians and… Paving the way for better prevention and management of delirium   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

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