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Living with Dementia

Delirious Episode

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   

Alzheimer’s Disease

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