The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

The Carlat Psychiatry Podcast

How to Treat and Assess Delirium in Older Patients

December 26, 2022

Treatment of delirium involves the correction of the underlying medical disturbance. But how do we best think through potential causes? Dr. Aziz shares his systematic approach and clinical pearls in conducting a physical exam and ordering the appropriate work-up.

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Published On: 12/26/22

Duration: 18 minutes, 22 seconds

Referenced Article: Assessing and Treating Delirium in Older Adults,” The Carlat Geriatric Psychiatry Report, July 2022

Rehan Aziz, MD, and Zachary Davis, BS have disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.