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The dangers of hospital delirium in older people

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November 16, 2011

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Comments

Tim Nahm
January 05, 2012

My grandmother fell out of her hospital bed and broke her hip because of delirium in the hospital. I’m going to give her this to read.

Heather Smith
January 03, 2012

Insightful blog,this is a great article which covers a very real problem. Thanks for this useful information. excellent post with great resources.

Felisa Seymer
December 30, 2011

thanks for your thoughts on this, I felt a bit struck by this article. Thanks again!

Steve
December 07, 2011

I am sincerely impressed with the depth and empathy of this article. Ms.Schatz has presented a really interesting and informative take on this terrible disease. Thank You.

Anna
November 29, 2011

Great post! Thanks for highlighting the dangers of hospital delirium. As an old ICU nurse, I feel this issue doesn’t get the attention it deserves. Thanks again!

– Anna, RN and Bloggger

Steve
November 17, 2011

This is a great article which covers a very real problem – thank you. The elderly seem to find security in the familiar and keeping them connected to what they are familiar with makes all the difference. After caring for both my mother and grandmother for a number of years I can honestly say that your advice is spot on.

jash450
November 16, 2011

This is by far one of the most comprehensive posts i’ve seen here and look forward to more of the you have always nice things to post. Thanks for this useful information. excellent post with great resources! This is by far one of the most comprehensive posts i’ve seen here.Keep us updated about this I would like to hear more on this topic!

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