Predicting inpatient delirium: The AWOL delirium risk-stratification score in clinical practice.

Abstract

Inpatient delirium improves with multicomponent interventions by hospital staff, though the resources needed are often limited. Risk-stratification to predict delirium is a useful first step to help triage resources, but the performance of risk-stratification as part of a functioning multicomponent pathway has not been assessed. We retrospectively studied… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2017.04.006

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@article{Brown2017PredictingID, title={Predicting inpatient delirium: The AWOL delirium risk-stratification score in clinical practice.}, author={Ethan G Brown and S. Andrew Josephson and Noriko Anderson and Mary Reid and Melissa Lee and Vanja C. Douglas}, journal={Geriatric nursing}, year={2017}, volume={38 6}, pages={567-572} }