In geriatric patients, delirium symptoms are related to the anticholinergic burden.

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AIM Anticholinergic drugs are widely prescribed for elderly patients and could induce several neuropsychological disorders, especially delirium. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the relationship between anticholinergic burden and delirium symptoms. METHODS A total of 102 patients aged over 75 years (86.3 ± 5.8 years, 53 women and 49 men… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ggi.12485

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