Delirium and Mortality in Critically Ill Children: Epidemiology and Outcomes of Pediatric Delirium Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Critical Illness
  • Delirium
  • Intensive Care Units, Pediatric

abstract

  • Delirium occurs frequently in critically ill children and is independently associated with mortality. Some in-hospital risk factors for delirium development are modifiable. Interventional studies are needed to determine best practices to limit delirium exposure in at-risk children.

publication date

  • March 10, 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC5392157

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002324

PubMed ID

  • 28288026

Additional Document Info