Turkish Journal of GERIATRICS, vol.17, no.1, pp.57-62, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
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Turkish Journal of GERIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
Delirium, Emergency Medical Services, Mortality, Aged, CONFUSION ASSESSMENT METHOD, ELDERLY EMERGENCY, MENTAL STATUS, RISK-FACTORS, PREVALENCE
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Introduction: In this study, it was aimed determine in-hospital mortality, in-hospital length of stay, and independent predictors that predisposes to the development of delirium for identifying geriatric emergency department patients with delirium as well as those admitted to the hospital.