There is growing concern about the increase in cases of delirium associated with a critical care hospitalization encounter. Discovery of different types of research that can eliminate or at least minimize occurrences of delirium including early recognition, eye masks and earplug usage, and environmental changes have show promise in reducing the risk of ICU delirium.
Date of publication
MSN Capstone Project
Masters in Nursing - Family Nurse Practitioner
Allen, Kimberly, "Deterring Delirium in the Intensive Care Unit" (2021). MSN Capstone Projects. Paper 155.