Comparison of incidence and risk factors of delirium between general and regional anesthesia in elderly patients after lower extremity surgery


Kupeli I., GÜLEÇ E. , BİRİCİK E., BİÇER Ö. S. , GÜNEŞ KOCAOĞLU Y.

CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.41, no.1, pp.34-40, 2016 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Title of Journal : CUKUROVA MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.34-40

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study is to compare the risk factors and the incidence of delirium following orthopedic surgery under the general or regional anesthesia in elderly patients.