0
1

2. Identify etiological factors and correct them.

text A A A

  • Review information from the patient's medical and psychiatric history, family members, and other individuals close to the patient.

  • Conduct indicated laboratory and radiological investigations to determine the underlying cause or causes of the patient's delirium. The choice of specific tests will be guided by the results of clinical evaluations and may include those outlined in Table 1.

+

TABLE 1. Assessment of Patients With Delirium

+
Table Reference Number
TABLE 1. Assessment of Patients With Delirium
Table Reference Number
TABLE 1. Assessment of Patients With Delirium

References

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).
Related Content
Articles
Books
The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry, 4th Edition > Chapter 11.  >
The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry, 4th Edition > Chapter 12.  >
Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry > Chapter 9.  >
Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry > Chapter 10.  >
Psychiatric News
 
  • Print
  • PDF
  • E-mail
  • Chapter Alerts
  • Get Citation