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Living with Dementia

Management Of Delirium

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   

What is dementia?

cause of dementia5 - disorders of blood vessels1 - psychotic symptoms1 - progressive neurodegenerative disorder1 - alzheimer's society2 - common form of dementia1 - restlessness1 - hd patients1 - uncategorized1 - igf-11 - psychiatric status rating scales1 - memory disorder1 - menopause1 - risk factors1 - myxoedema1 - brain plaques1 - neurofibrillary tangles3 - aortic valve stenosis2 - mediterranean1 - foolishness1 - developing alzheimer's disease1 - frontotemporal lobar degeneration4 - alzheimer's patient1 - quantitative structural neuroimaging1 - socioeconomic boundaries1 - beta amyloid protein1 - alcoholic encephalopathy10 - coffee consumption1 - hormone therapy1 - lethal condition1 -