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Delirium - Web-based Instructional Module

Delirium - Web-based Instructional Module

Sally Rigler, MPH
AAMC/John A. Hartford Foundation
John A. Hartford Foundation
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Web-based instructional module regarding the definition, diagnosis, treatment and sequelae of delirium.

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Basic knowledge in the definition, diagnosis, treatment and sequelae of delirium. The student should be able to: 1) define delirium in terms of clinical presentation, 2) list risk factors for delirium, 3) suggest measures to prevent delirium, and 4) describe the sequelae of delirium.

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Sally Rigler

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Sally Rigler. Delirium - Web-based Instructional Module. POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2009 Available from: