The attributable mortality of delirium in critically ill patients: prospective cohort study

@inproceedings{Klouwenberg2014TheAM,
  title={The attributable mortality of delirium in critically ill patients: prospective cohort study},
  author={Peter M. C. Klein Klouwenberg and Irene J. Zaal and Cristian Spitoni and David S. Y. Ong and Arendina W. van der Kooi and Marc Bonten and A J Slooter and Olaf L. Cremer},
  booktitle={BMJ},
  year={2014}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the attributable mortality caused by delirium in critically ill patients. DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING 32 mixed bed intensive care unit in the Netherlands, January 2011 to July 2013. PARTICIPANTS 1112 consecutive adults admitted to an intensive care unit for a minimum of 24 hours. EXPOSURES Trained observers evaluated delirium daily using a validated protocol. Logistic regression and competing risks survival analyses were used to adjust for baseline… CONTINUE READING
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