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Research & Reviews  4,328 results

Clinical evaluation of the national hospital acquired complication program.
https://doi.org/10.1111/imj.15468
Internal Medicine Journal; Duke JG, Loughnan D et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Health services are encouraged to evaluate data from the national hospital acquired complications (HAC) program and identify strategies to mitigate them. Retrospective chart review compared with HAC extracted from administrative data. 430-bed univ...

Risk factors for postoperative delirium and subsyndromal delirium in older patients in ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0255607
PloS One; Kanno M, Doi M et. al.

Aug 3rd, 2021 - Postoperative delirium (POD) and subsyndromal delirium (SSD) among older patients is a common, serious condition associated with a high incidence of negative outcomes. However, there are few accurate methods for the early detection of POD and SSD ...

Artificial intelligence predicts delirium following cardiac surgery: A case study.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinane.2021.110473
Journal of Clinical Anesthesia; Fliegenschmidt J, Hulde N et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - Delirium is a highly relevant complication of surgical interventions. Current research indicates that despite increased awareness for delirium, it is often overlooked. We implemented an AI-based tool to monitor delirium in cardiac surgery patients...

Delirium Detection and Treatment in the Intensive Care Unit.
https://doi.org/10.4037/ccn2021915
Critical Care Nurse; Yuhas R, O'Brien J et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2021 - Delirium Detection and Treatment in the Intensive Care Unit.|2021|Yuhas R,O'Brien J,Cotton S,|

Things We Do for No Reason™: Obtaining Urine Testing in Older Adults With Delirium With...
https://doi.org/10.12788/jhm.3620
Journal of Hospital Medicine; Memari M, Mendoza MA et. al.

Jul 31st, 2021 - Things We Do for No Reason™: Obtaining Urine Testing in Older Adults With Delirium Without Signs or Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection.|2021|Memari M,Mendoza MA,Shukla B,O'Rourke P,|

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Guidelines  14 results

Improving perioperative brain health: an expert consensus review of key actions for the...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bja.2020.10.037
British Journal of Anaesthesia; Peden CJ, Miller TR et. al.

Jan 9th, 2021 - Delirium and postoperative neurocognitive disorder are the commonest perioperative complications in patients more than 65 yr of age. However, data suggest that we often fail to screen patients for preoperative cognitive impairment, to warn patient...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Acute Mental Status Change, Delirium, and New Onset Psych...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.024
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Luttrull MD et. al.

May 6th, 2019 - Acute changes in mental status represent a broad collection of symptoms used to describe disorders in mentation and level of arousal, including the more narrowly defined diagnoses of delirium and psychosis. A wide range of precipitating factors ma...

Delirium in adult cancer patients: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1093/annonc/mdy147
Annals of Oncology : Official Journal of the European Soc... Bush SH, Lawlor PG et. al.

Oct 1st, 2018 - Delirium in adult cancer patients: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines.|2018|Bush SH,Lawlor PG,Ryan K,Centeno C,Lucchesi M,|diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,standards,diagnosis,epidemiology,therapy,standards,

Diagnosis and treatment of acute alcohol intoxication and alcohol withdrawal syndrome: ...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11739-018-1933-8
Internal and Emergency Medicine; Caputo F, Agabio R et. al.

Sep 7th, 2018 - The chronic use of alcohol can lead to the onset of an alcohol use disorder (AUD). About 50% of subjects with an AUD may develop alcohol withdrawal syndrome (AWS) when they reduce or discontinue their alcohol consumption and, in 3-5% of them, conv...

Methodologic Innovation in Creating Clinical Practice Guidelines: Insights From the 201...
https://doi.org/10.1097/CCM.0000000000003298
Critical Care Medicine; Devlin JW, Skrobik Y et. al.

Jul 10th, 2018 - To describe novel guideline development strategies created and implemented as part of the Society of Critical Care Medicine's 2018 clinical practice guidelines for pain, agitation (sedation), delirium, immobility (rehabilitation/mobility), and sle...

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Drugs  234 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  334 results

Postoperative Delirium: EEG Markers of Sleep and Wakefulness
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03291626

May 6th, 2020 - Postoperative delirium is a condition that can develop in some older patients after they have surgery and receive general anesthesia. Patients that develop delirium have difficulty maintaining attention and thinking clearly. Both of these issues c...

Investigating NeuroinflammaTion UnderlyIng Postoperative Brain Connectivity Changes, POCD, Delirium in Older Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03273335

Apr 22nd, 2020 - Each year >16 million older Americans undergo anesthesia and surgery, and up to 40% of these patients develop postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD), a syndrome of postoperative thinking and memory deficits. Although distinct from delirium, PO...

Identifying Novel Aging Targets for Treatment of Delirium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03682874

Apr 22nd, 2020 - The study team will recruit patients with no known history of dementia for enrollment into the cohort during their hospital stay for acute respiratory failure. The cohort will undergo testing including cognitive testing, MRI imaging, lumbar punctu...

Dexmedetomidine and IV Acetaminophen for the Prevention of Postoperative Delirium Following Cardiac Surgery
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02546765

Apr 9th, 2020 - This is a prospective, randomized, placebo-controlled, triple-blinded, factorial design study consisting of 120 patients who were randomized and received a study intervention. Intravenous dexmedetomidine and acetaminophen will be compared to the s...

The Effect of Intraoperative Magnesium Sulfate Infusion on the Occurrence of Emergence Agitation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03208452

Apr 7th, 2020 - Emergence agitation (EA) is a frequent postoperative complication in pediatric patients after general anesthesia. There are several suggested causes of EA and pain has been considered one of them. Magnesium is an N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) recept...

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News  469 results

AMA: 'Excited Delirium' Not a Legitimate Medical Diagnosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/953051

Jun 14th, 2021 - Current evidence does not support use of "excited delirium" or "excited delirium syndrome" as a medical diagnosis, the American Medical Association (AMA) said today, and the term should not be used unless clear diagnostic criteria are validated. T...

At-home Hospital-Level Care May Allow Some Frail Seniors to Remain in Their Homes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949563

Apr 21st, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Hospital-level care provided at home to medically unwell seniors who had received a comprehensive geriatric assessment did not lead to worse outcomes at six months compared with hospitalization, a UK study finds. In the trial, m...

Intranasal Insulin Before Surgery Curbs Postoperative Delirium in Elderly
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948082

Mar 29th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Administration of intranasal insulin before gastrointestinal surgery helps protect against postoperative delirium in elderly patients, according to a randomized controlled trial conducted in China. Mounting evidence sug...

Encephalopathy Common, Often Lethal in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948113

Mar 25th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Toxic metabolic encephalopathy (TME) is common and often lethal in hospitalized patients with COVID-19, new research shows. "A lot of the delirium...

Predictors of Poor Outcomes in Older Inpatients With COVID
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947470

Mar 16th, 2021 - William H. Hung, MD, MPH Older adults with COVID-19 are at increased risk for poor outcomes, including hospitalization, respiratory failure, and in-hospital death. Because this is a novel illness, we are still discerning whether factors known to p...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →