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Delirium in the Elderly

Teneille E. Gofton and G. Bryan Young

in Clinical Neurology of Aging

Third edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780195369298
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199323012 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780195369298.003.0021
Delirium in the Elderly

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Chapter 21 discusses delirium in the elderly, and covers clinical presentation, diagnosis, pathophysiology, management, prognosis, and futher directions. A case study is also provided.

Chapter.  5947 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neurology

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