Delirium risk factors in elderly hospitalized patients

@article{Elie1998DeliriumRF,
  title={Delirium risk factors in elderly hospitalized patients},
  author={Michel Elie and Martin G. Cole and François J. Primeau and François Bellavance},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={13},
  pages={204-212}
}
OBJECTIVE: Delirium is frequent in elderly hospitalized patients. Many studies have examined its risk factors, but results have been quite variable. Thus, the goal of this study is to identify through systematic literature review the risk factors associated with the development of delirium in hospitalized geriatric patients. MEASUREMENTS AND MAIN RESULTS: First, MEDLINE/CURRENT contents databases were screened for relevant articles published from 1966 to December 1995, and from bibliographies… CONTINUE READING
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