The Resource Delirium : diagnosis, prevention, and management, National Clinical Guideline Centre ; commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, (electronic resource)

Delirium : diagnosis, prevention, and management, National Clinical Guideline Centre ; commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, (electronic resource)

Label
Delirium : diagnosis, prevention, and management
Title
Delirium
Title remainder
diagnosis, prevention, and management
Statement of responsibility
National Clinical Guideline Centre ; commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This guideline covers adult patients (18 years and older) in a hospital setting and adults (18 and older) in long-term residential care. The guideline addresses: modifiable risk factors (clinical factors) to identify people at risk of developing delirium; diagnosis of delirium in acute, critical and long-term care; as well as pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions for a) reducing the incidence of delirium and its consequences, and b) to reduce the severity, duration and consequences of delirium in people who develop the condition
Member of
Cataloging source
DNLM
NLM call number
WL 340
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • National Clinical Guideline Centre for Acute and Chronic Conditions (Great Britain)
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (Great Britain)
Series statement
Clinical guideline
Series volume
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Delirium
  • Risk Factors
  • United Kingdom
  • United Kingdom
Label
Delirium : diagnosis, prevention, and management, National Clinical Guideline Centre ; commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"July 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000976687
Dimensions
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000976687
Label
Delirium : diagnosis, prevention, and management, National Clinical Guideline Centre ; commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"July 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000976687
Dimensions
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000976687

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