Understanding Delirium

$125.00

This course offers insight into how simple infections, like UTIs, can lead to delirium–and what caregivers can do to help prevent it from happening.

This course offers insight into how simple infections, like UTIs, can lead to delirium–and what caregivers can do to help prevent it from happening.

Objectives:
  • Define delirium and discuss at least six triggers that can cause it.
  • Recognize and report the early signs of delirium.
  • Discuss the characteristics that distinguish delirium from dementia and depression.
  • Communicate effectively with clients experiencing hallucinations or delusions as a result of delirium.
  • List at least three things they can do to keep clients safe during an episode of delirium.

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