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Observational, longitudinal study of delirium in consecutive unselected acute medical admissions: age-specific rates and associated factors, mortality and re-admission

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  • ST Pendlebury Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, John Radcliffe Hospital and the University of Oxford, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • NG Lovett Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, John Radcliffe Hospital and the University of Oxford, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • SC Smith Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • N Dutta Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • C Bendon Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • A Lloyd-Lavery Departments of General (Internal) Medicine and Geratology, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Z Mehta Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, John Radcliffe Hospital and the University of Oxford, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • PM Rothwell Stroke Prevention Research Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences, John Radcliffe Hospital and the University of Oxford, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Professor ST Pendlebury; sarah.pendlebury{at}ndcn.ox.ac.uk
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Pendlebury S, Lovett N, Smith S, et al
Observational, longitudinal study of delirium in consecutive unselected acute medical admissions: age-specific rates and associated factors, mortality and re-admission

Publication history

  • Received January 28, 2015
  • Revised May 12, 2015
  • Accepted June 16, 2015
  • First published November 16, 2015.
Online issue publication 
November 16, 2015
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