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Delirium

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by Alan R
 

Causes

Hundreds of underlying causes can result in delirium. Some of the most common causes include:
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor
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Risk Factors

Factors that may increase your risk of developing delirium include:
 

RESOURCES

American Psychiatric Association
http://www.psych.org

National Institute of Mental Health
http://www.nimh.nih.gov

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Psychiatric Association
http://www.cpa-apc.org

Canadian Psychological Association
http://www.cpa.ca

 

References


Delirium. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated September 15, 2014. Accessed September 17, 2014.


Gleason O. Delirium. Am Fam Physician. 2003 Mar 1;67(5):1027. Available at: http://www.aafp.org/afp/2003/0301/p1027.html. Accessed September 17, 2014.

 

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