Delirium in Survivors of Cardiac Arrest Treated With Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia.

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BACKGROUND Mild therapeutic hypothermia is recommended for comatose patients resuscitated from cardiac arrest. However, the prevalence of delirium and its associated risk factors have not been assessed in survivors of cardiac arrest treated with therapeutic hypothermia. OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of and risk factors for delirium among survivors… (More)
DOI: 10.4037/ajcc2016581

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@article{Pollock2016DeliriumIS, title={Delirium in Survivors of Cardiac Arrest Treated With Mild Therapeutic Hypothermia.}, author={Jeremy S Pollock and Ryan D. Hollenbeck and Li Wang and Benjamin R. Holmes and Michael N. Young and Matthew Peters and Elizabeth Ely and John A. McPherson and Eduard E. Vasilevskis}, journal={American journal of critical care : an official publication, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses}, year={2016}, volume={25 4}, pages={e81-9} }