A review article published by a researcher from Rowan University (NJ, USA) claims that delirium affects nearly 18% of long-term residents of nursing homes. Furthermore, the condition often goes undiagnosed and has a surprisingly high 1-year mortality rate of 40%. The article has been published in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association and offers guidance to physicians and long-term care staff.
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