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Research & Reviews  6,208 results

Infective Endocarditis

Jul 1st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the endocardial surfaces of the heart—usually of 1 or more cardiac valves; to a lesser degree the mural endocardium; or a septal defect. IE may lead to severe valvular insufficienc...

Infective Endocarditis

Jul 1st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the endocardial surfaces of the heart—usually of 1 or more cardiac valves; to a lesser degree the mural endocardium; or a septal defect. IE may lead to severe valvular insufficienc...

Documentation and Diagnosis of Delirium in Parkinson's Disease.
Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica; Cullinan RJ, Richardson SJ et. al.

Jul 1st, 2022 - To assess the accuracy of documentation of the symptoms and diagnosis of delirium in medical notes of inpatients with Parkinson's Disease (PD). The DETERMINE-PD pilot study assessed PD inpatients over 4-months. Delirium prevalence was classified p...

Infective Endocarditis

Jul 1st, 2022 - Practice Essentials Infective endocarditis (IE) is an infection of the endocardial surfaces of the heart—usually of 1 or more cardiac valves; to a lesser degree the mural endocardium; or a septal defect. IE may lead to severe valvular insufficienc...

Fluoxetine for reducing postoperative cognitive dysfunction in elderly patients after t...
BMJ Open; Lin D, Yu L et. al.

Jun 30th, 2022 - Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is a common complication following major surgical procedures. The underlying pathophysiology is poorly understood, but the role of neuroinflammation is strongly implicated. Given the antineuroinflammatory...

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Guidelines  17 results

2022 Society of Critical Care Medicine Clinical Practice Guidelines on Prevention and M...
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine : a Journal of the Socie... Smith HAB, Besunder JB et. al.

Feb 5th, 2022 - A guideline that both evaluates current practice and provides recommendations to address sedation, pain, and delirium management with regard for neuromuscular blockade and withdrawal is not currently available. To develop comprehensive clinical pr...

Clinical guideline highlights for the hospitalist: 2020 American Society of Addiction M...
Journal of Hospital Medicine; Ganatra RB, Breu AC et. al.

Dec 16th, 2021 - The ASAM Clinical Practice Guideline on Alcohol Withdrawal Management RELEASE DATE: May 2020 PRIOR VERSION: 2004 American Society of Addiction Medicine guideline on management of alcohol withdrawal delirium DEVELOPER: American Society of Addiction...

Improving perioperative brain health: an expert consensus review of key actions for the...
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...
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.
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,

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Drugs  252 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,296 results

Clinical Evaluation Program of DeltaScan (Ward)

Jun 24th, 2022 - Rationale: Delirium, or acute brain failure, presents as an acute confusional state, and is associated with prolonged hospitalization, an increased risk of dementia, institutionalization and mortality, as well as increased costs. Early detection o...

Managing Agitated Delirium With Neuroleptics and Anti-Epileptics as a Neuroleptic Sparing Strategy

Jun 24th, 2022 - Objectives: Primary objective: Compare the effect of scheduled haloperidol, chlorpromazine, valproate and placebo (non-pharmacological interventions alone) on the frequency of breakthrough restlessness over 72 hours in patients with agitated delir...

Melatonin for Prevention of Postoperative Delirium After Lower Limb Fracture Surgery in Elderly Patients

Jun 24th, 2022 - Postoperative delirium (POD) is one of the most frequent complications after surgery in elderly patients, affecting between 20 and 40% of patients older than 60 after major surgery. This complication has huge consequences for the patients, familie...

Stress Hydrocortisone In Pediatric Septic Shock

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Sepsis represents the most common cause of childhood mortality worldwide. In the United States alone, 200 cases of pediatric sepsis are diagnosed each day, with an associated hospital mortality rate of 5-10% and health care expenditures now approa...

Intravenous Iron Supplement to Prevent Postoperative Delirium After Hip Fracture Surgery

Jun 23rd, 2022 - We hypothesized that IV iron supplement will (1) decrease postoperative delirium in hip fracture patients and (2) decrease the amount of transfusion and transfusion-related complications.

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News  671 results

COVID-Induced Anxiety in Physicians: How Did I Cope?

Jun 16th, 2022 - When the pandemic hit the world, I was working as a psychiatry consultant in a hospital. With the lockdown, much of the hospital seemed deserted. In the doctor's parking lot, where it was normally hard to find a spot, only a few cars were parked. ...

Protein Biomarkers Increase Diagnostic Accuracy in Delirium

Jun 16th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published on medrxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Inteleukin-6 (IL-6) can be used as a predictive biomarker for delirium in perioperative geriatric patients as it was con...

Where Does the Hospital Belong? Perspectives on Hospital at Home in the 21st Century
Payal Sharma, DNP, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, CBN, Grace Walker, MSHA, BSN, RN, SQIL et. al.

May 31st, 2022 - From Medically Home Group, Boston, MA. Brick-and-mortar hospitals in the United States have historically been considered the dominant setting for providing care to patients.

Failed to Properly Register Your Trial? Just Use a Different Study's Number. Actually, Don't.

May 20th, 2022 - Researchers in China have lost a 2019 paper on sedation in people undergoing cardiac surgery after readers complained that the authors had failed to properly register the trial. The paper, "Effect of Perioperative Administration of Dexmedetomidine...

Nab-Paclitaxel Plus Pembrolizumab Produces Promising Responses in Advanced Urothelial Cancer

May 2nd, 2022 - The combination of nab-paclitaxel (Abraxane) and pembrolizumab (Keytruda) produced an encouraging overall response rate (ORR) with manageable safety in patients with advanced urothelial cancer who were refractory to platinum-based chemotherapy or ...

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Patient Education  7 results see all →