Factors associated with postoperative delirium after thoracic surgery


Yildizeli B. , Ozyurtkan O., Batirel H. F. , Kuscu K., Bekiroglu N., Yuksel M.

ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, cilt.79, sa.3, ss.1004-1009, 2005 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 79 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2005
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2004.06.022
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1004-1009

Özet

Background. Postoperative delirium is an acute confusional state characterized by fluctuating consciousness and is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. We analyzed the incidence and risk factors of delirium following thoracic surgery.