Incidence and Risk Factors for Delirium among Mechanically Ventilated Patients in an African Intensive Care Setting: An Observational Multicenter Study
作者: Arthur KwizeraJane NakibuukaLameck SsemogerereCharles SendikadiwaDaniel ObuaSamuel KizitoJanat TumukundeAgnes WabuleNoeline NakasujjaMarcus J. Schultz
作者单位: 1Department of Anaesthesia, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago National Referral Hospital, P.O. Box 7051, Kampala, Uganda
2Department of Internal Medicine, Mulago Hospital Complex, Mulago Hill, P.O. Box 7051, Kampala, Uganda
3Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago National Referral Hospital, P.O. Box 7051, Kampala, Uganda
4Department of Psychiatry, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Mulago National Referral Hospital, P.O. Box 7051, Kampala, Uganda
刊名: Critical Care Research and Practice, 2015, Vol.2015
来源数据库: Hindawi Journal
DOI: 10.1155/2015/491780
原始语种摘要: Aim . Delirium is common among mechanically ventilated patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). There are little data regarding delirium among mechanically ventilated patients in Africa. We sought to determine the burden of delirium and associated factors in Uganda. Methods . We conducted a multicenter prospective study among mechanically ventilated patients in Uganda. Eligible patients were screened daily for delirium using the confusional assessment method (CAM-ICU). Comparisons were made using t -test, chi-squares, and Fisher’s exact test. Predictors were assessed using logistic regression. The level of statistical significance was set at P < 0.05 . Results . Of 160 patients, 81 (51%) had delirium. Median time to onset of delirium was 3.7 days. At bivariate analysis, history of...
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关键词翻译
关键词翻译
  • endotracheal 气管内的
  • sedation 镇静酌
  • delirium 谵妄
  • anaemia 贫血
  • acidosis 酸中毒
  • among 在当中
  • mechanically 用机械
  • ventilated 风冷的
  • African 非洲的
  • tachypnea 呼吸急促