[Clinical analysis of postoperative delirium in elderly patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia].

@article{Chen2007ClinicalAO,
  title={[Clinical analysis of postoperative delirium in elderly patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia].},
  author={Zhi-yong Chen and Ying-he Chen and Hai-bo Zhu and Shi-Kun Yang},
  journal={Zhonghua nan ke xue = National journal of andrology},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={
          411-3
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To study the influential factors leading to postoperative delirium in elderly patients with benign prostatic hyperplasia(BPH). METHODS For 198 elderly postoperative BPH patients in our hospital, the clinical parameters including age, hypoxemia, postoperative pain, and sleep reduction were investigated, and the data were processed by chi2 test. RESULTS Of the total number of patients, 13 (6.5%) experienced postoperation delirium. Many factors were significantly correlated with the… CONTINUE READING