Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly

Delirium

  • Inouye SK, 1990

Inouye SK, Van Dyck CH, Alessi CA, Balkin S, Siegal AP, Horwitz RI.  Clarifying confusion: The Confusion Assessment Method.  A new method for detection of delirium.  Ann Intern Med. 1990; 113: 941‑8.

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  • Inouye SK, 2006

Inouye SK. Delirium in Older Persons. New England Journal of Medicine 2006;354(11):1157-65.

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  • NICE, 2010

Delirium : diagnosis, prevention and management. London: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, 2010.

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  • RCP, 2006

The prevention, diagnosis and management of delirium in older people. Concise guidance to good practice series, No 6.  London: College Royal of Physicians, 2006.

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Delirium is one of 4 sub-domains of the

Psychological Assessment

The Psychological Assessment is one of 8 domains of the

Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)

Dementia
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