Delirium © VGMTP 2014

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About this module

What will you learn in this module?

 

The aim of this module is to assist you to understand:

 

         To recognise the clinical features of delirium

 

         To understand why delirium is important

 

         To know the common causes of delirium

 

         To understand a rational approach to the investigation of delirium

 

         To understand the management of delirium, both pharmacological and non-pharmacological

This is one of a series of learning modules produced by the Victorian Geriatric Medicine Training Program

Definitions & Terms

Reference & Links