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Dokumenttyp:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Autor(en):
Bickel, Horst; Gradinger, Reiner; Kochs, Eberhard; Förstl, Hans 
Titel:
High Risk of Cognitive and Functional Decline after Postoperative Delirium 
Abstract:
Background/Aims: The aim of the study was to investigate the association of postoperative delirium with the outcomes of cognitive impairment, functional disability and death. Methods: Hip surgery patients aged 60 years or over (n = 200) underwent preoperative and daily postoperative assessment of their cognitive status during hospital stay. Outcome variables were determined at an average of 8 and 38 months after discharge from hospital. Results: Fourty-one patients developed postoperative deliri...    »
 
Stichworte:
Delirium; prognosis; Confusional state; Cognitive decline; prediction; Disability 
Zeitschriftentitel:
Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders 
Jahr:
2008 
Band / Volume:
26 
Heft / Issue:
Seitenangaben Beitrag:
26--31 
Verlag / Institution:
S. Karger AG 
Verlagsort:
Basel, Switzerland 
Print-ISSN:
1421-9824 
E-ISSN:
1421-9824 
Hinweise:
Dieser Beitrag ist mit Zustimmung des Rechteinhabers aufgrund einer (DFG-geförderten) Allianz- bzw. Nationallizenz frei zugänglich. This publication is with permission of the rights owner freely accessible due to an Alliance licence and a national licence (funded by the DFG, German Research Foundation) respectively.