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Pediatric Delirium: Impact and Opportunities

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In this video, Dr. Chani Traube, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Weill Cornell Medicine, maps out the landscape of pediatric delirium in the PICU setting. She identifies trends and treatments that contribute to current delirium rates, the associated costs of delirium, and what practices hospitals are adopting to reduce delirium rates. Upon viewing this presentation, participants will be able to: 

  • Characterize pediatric delirium cases
  • Identify the underlying factors that lead to delirium
  • Discuss how sedation management and other ICU exposures can impact delirium incidence
  • Describe the effects of delirium on pediatric outcomes

Initial publication: June 21, 2019.


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