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Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Delirium

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#EM3 - July 8, 2016  - By Sarah Turpin
"ED PITFALLS:
ED is a very “deliriumogenic” environment: it is busy and noisy with long waits in chairs or on trolley. There are numerous investigations and movement. Patients may be exposed to a lack of sleep, non-natural lights, and disorientation as to the time of the day. Patients will encounter multiple people in a short period of time."