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Subtle deficits of attention after surgery: Quantifying indicator of sub syndrome delirium

Lowery, David, Wesnes, Keith, Brewster, Nigel, Ballard, Clive G. (2010) Subtle deficits of attention after surgery: Quantifying indicator of sub syndrome delirium. International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 25 (10). pp. 945-952. ISSN 0885-6230. (doi:10.1002/gps.2430) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:36506)

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The distinction between people with sub syndrome delirium and no delirium is difficult to quantify but computerized measures of attention might provide a sensitive indicator. Sub syndrome delirium is an observable marker of a clinical abnormality that should be exploited to improve care management for vulnerable patients.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1002/gps.2430
Uncontrolled keywords: acute confusion;attention deficits;dementia;sub syndrome delirium;surgery
Subjects: R Medicine > RC Internal medicine > RC321 Neuroscience. Biological psychiatry. Neuropsychiatry
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2013 15:42 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:49 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/36506 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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