Delirium in Critically Ill Children: An International Point Prevalence Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Critical Illness
  • Delirium

abstract

  • Delirium is a prevalent complication of critical illness in children, with identifiable risk factors. Further multi-institutional, longitudinal studies are required to investigate effect of delirium on long-term outcomes and possible preventive and treatment measures. Universal delirium screening is practical and can be implemented in pediatric critical care units.

authors

publication date

  • January 10, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5350030

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002250

PubMed ID

  • 28079605

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