Differential diagnosis and management of non-psychiatric acute confusional states

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Acute confusional states (ACS, syn. delirium) represent a medical emergency with significant morbidity, mortality and socio-economic consequences. This paper offers an overview on nonpsychiatric causes of acute confusional states and their management. Identification of risk and precipitating factors for acute confusional states, neurological (stroke… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bassetti2007DifferentialDA, title={Differential diagnosis and management of non-psychiatric acute confusional states}, author={Claudio Bassetti}, year={2007} }