Delirium diagnostic tool-provisional (DDT-Pro) scores in delirium, subsyndromal delirium and no delirium.

@article{Franco2020DeliriumDT,
  title={Delirium diagnostic tool-provisional (DDT-Pro) scores in delirium, subsyndromal delirium and no delirium.},
  author={Jos{\'e} G Franco and Paula T. Trzepacz and Esteban Sepulveda and Mar{\'i}a Victoria Ocampo and Juan D Vel{\'a}squez-Tirado and Daniel R Zaraza and Crist{\'o}bal Restrepo and Alejandra M Giraldo and Paola A Serna and Adolfo Zuluaga and Carolina L{\'o}pez},
  journal={General hospital psychiatry},
  year={2020},
  volume={67},
  pages={
          107-114
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate whether the Delirium Diagnostic Tool-Provisional (DDT-Pro), a 0-9 point scale with three items each representing symptoms from delirium's three core domains, differentiates subsyndromal delirium (SSD) from delirium and no delirium. METHODS We applied cluster analyses of DDT-Pro scores from 200 consecutive inpatients using three reference standards for delirium diagnosis to determine DDT-Pro cutoff values for delirium, SSD and no delirium groups. Clinical validators and… 
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DDT-Pro is valid to detect delirium in SNF population where simple, structured tools with high sensitivity are needed and may have advantages over the 4AT.

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