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Comparison of novel tools with traditional cognitive tests in detecting delirium in elderly medical patients

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dc.contributor.author Meagher, David
dc.contributor.author O'Connell, Henry
dc.contributor.author Leonard, Maeve
dc.contributor.author Williams, Olugbenga A.
dc.contributor.author Awan, Fahad
dc.contributor.author Exton, Chris
dc.contributor.author Tenorio, Michael
dc.contributor.author O’Connor, Margaret
dc.contributor.author Dunne, Colum P.
dc.contributor.author Cullen, Walter
dc.contributor.author McFarland, John
dc.contributor.author Adamis, Dimitrios
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-16T10:53:49Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-16T10:53:49Z
dc.date.issued 2020
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/8931
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract Efficient detection of delirium and comorbid delirium-dementia is a key diagnostic challenge. Development of new, efficient delirium-focused methods of cognitive assessment is a key challenge for improved detection of neurocognitive disorders in everyday clinical practice. Aim:To compare the accuracy of two novel bedside tests of attention, vigilance and visuospatial function with conventional bedside cognitive tests in identifying delirium in older hospitalized patients. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Baishideng Publishing Group en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries World Journal of Psychiatry;10(4), pp 46-58
dc.subject Visuospatial function en_US
dc.subject Attention en_US
dc.subject Letter and Shape Drawing test en_US
dc.subject Lighthouse test en_US
dc.title Comparison of novel tools with traditional cognitive tests in detecting delirium in elderly medical patients en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.identifier.doi 10.5498/wjp.v10.i4.46
dc.contributor.sponsor HRB en_US
dc.relation.projectid HRA 2011/48 en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US


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