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Delirium Due to a General Medical Condition |
Delirium | Substance Withdrawal Delirium |
Delirium Due to Multiple
BehaveNet® Clinical Capsule™: DSM-IV: Delirium - Although classified
as a mental disorder because it involves fluctuating level of
consciousness and pervasive impairment in mental, behavioral, and
emotional functioning, this brain state, which is usually of acute onset
and temporary duration, is probably always caused by physical disease,
head trauma, or drug effect.
Delirium - Delirium is a state of mental confusion that develops
quickly and usually fluctuates in intensity.
Delirium - Delirium Due to a General Medical Condition.
Deliriums Symptoms - The patient has a reduced level of consciousness
and difficulty focusing, shifting or sustaining attention.
Psychiacomp - Delirium -
DSM IV Diagnostic
Criteria for Delirium
Due to a General Medical
Deliriums Symptoms - Delirium Due to
Substance Intoxication. The
patient has a reduced level of consciousness and difficulty focusing,
shifting or sustaining attention.
Delirium, Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine by Richard Robinson - Delirium
is a state of mental confusion which develops quickly and usually
fluctuates in intensity.
IPCS Intox, Delirium - An acute reversible alteration in cognitive
function and / or behaviour that occurs as a direct toxic effect of a
substance or secondary to some underlying medical condition.
Due to Multiple Etiologies
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