iDelirium

A UNIFIED VOICE FOR
ADVANCING DELIRIUM SCIENCE 

iDelirium Mission Statement

The impact of delirium affects patients regardless of country. As a result, solutions to delirium require broad thinking and strong advocacy. iDelirium fills this role by coordinating the message of delirium across the world’s professional delirium societies.

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We seek to:

Advocate for delirium with a unified voice

Build an understanding of the global economic implications of delirium

Collaborate to advance delirium science

Develop international programming for delirium

Educate patients, caregivers, professionals, and policy makers about delirium

Our Goal

Mitigate the effects of delirium on the lives and independence of patients, families, and healthcare professionals.

World Delirium Awareness Day

An annual day of delirium recognition, education, and prevention through community engagement. Here are some actions you can take to #stopdelirium

COMMIT
Use the term ‘delirium’

IDENTIFY
Screen your patients for delirium

ENGAGE
Start the conversation with leadership in a discussion of delirum

LISTEN
Hear patient and family stories about delirium

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Are you at risk for delirium?

If you belong to one of the following groups you are at risk of developing delirium and should know the signs and necessary preventative measures.

There are no medications approved for the treatment of delirium.

Clinicians treat delirium by identifying and treating the underlying causes.

Delirium Impact

Delirium occurs in up to:

25%

of Medical Inpatients

50%

of Surgery Patients

75%

of Intensive Care Patients