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==Introduction==
 
==Introduction==
  
Delirium (acute confusional state)
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Delirium (acute confusional state) is sudden severe confusion and rapid changes in brain function that occur with physical or mental illness.
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:'''Links:''' [http://medicalsciences.med.unsw.edu.au/somsweb.nsf/page/resinterestsshowperson?OpenDocument&StaffID=9300465 Associate Professor Gideon Caplan] | [[Cell Biology Laboratory]] | [[Cell Biology Projects]] | [http://www.bmsf.unsw.edu.au Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility] | [[Talk:Delirium|Recent Articles]]
  
 
== ILP Projects ==
 
== ILP Projects ==
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==Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)==
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{|
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| '''Component'''
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| '''Plasma'''
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| '''CSF'''
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| Na+ (mM)
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| 155
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| 151
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| K+ (mM)
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| 4.6
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| 3.0
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| Mg 2+ (mM)
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| 0.7
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| 1.0
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| Ca 2+ (mM)
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| 2.9
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| 1.4
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|Cl- (mM)
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| 121
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| 133
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| HCO3- (mM)
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| 26.2
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| 25.8
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| Glucose (mM)
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| 6.3
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| 4.2
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| Amino acids (mM)
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| 2.3
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| 0.8
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| Protein (mg/100g-1)
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| 6500
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| 25
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::Table Data: Davson, H., Welch, K & Segal, M.B. (1987). The physiology and pathophysiology of the cerebrospinal fluid. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston.
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'''Clinical Methods: The History, Physical, and Laboratory Examinations.''' 3rd edition. Walker HK, Hall WD, Hurst JW, editors. Boston: Butterworths; 1990. [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK398 Chapter 74Cerebrospinal Fluid] | [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK398/#A2466 CSF Proteins]
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* CSF Concentrations of cAMP and cGMP Are Lower in Patients with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease but Not Parkinson's Disease and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0032664;jsessionid=79149D9727F613B74C47B9315F3C1E66
  
 
==References==
 
==References==
 
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===Books===
 
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* [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK65558 Delirium Diagnosis, Prevention and Management] NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 103 National Clinical Guideline Centre (UK). London: Royal College of Physicians (UK); July 2010.
 
* [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK65558 Delirium Diagnosis, Prevention and Management] NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 103 National Clinical Guideline Centre (UK). London: Royal College of Physicians (UK); July 2010.
 
* [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK82554 Delirium: Screening, Prevention, and Diagnosis – A Systematic Review of the Evidence] Evidence-based Synthesis Program Nancy Greer, PhD, Rebecca Rossom, MD, MSCR, Pauline Anderson, RN, Roderick MacDonald, MS, James Tacklind, BS, Indulis Rutks, BS, and Timothy J Wilt, MD, MPH. Evidence-based Synthesis Program (ESP) Center, Minneapolis VA Medical Center Washington (DC): Department of Veterans Affairs (US); September 2011.
 
* [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK82554 Delirium: Screening, Prevention, and Diagnosis – A Systematic Review of the Evidence] Evidence-based Synthesis Program Nancy Greer, PhD, Rebecca Rossom, MD, MSCR, Pauline Anderson, RN, Roderick MacDonald, MS, James Tacklind, BS, Indulis Rutks, BS, and Timothy J Wilt, MD, MPH. Evidence-based Synthesis Program (ESP) Center, Minneapolis VA Medical Center Washington (DC): Department of Veterans Affairs (US); September 2011.
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===Reviews===
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<pubmed>22091570</pubmed>
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<pubmed>22056829</pubmed>
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===Search PubMed===
 
===Search PubMed===
  
'''Search All Databases:''' [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/gquery?term=delirium delirium]
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'''Search All Databases:''' [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/gquery?term=delirium delirium] | [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/gquery?term=acute+confusional+state acute confusional state]
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==External Links==
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{{External Links}}
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* '''PubMed Health''' [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001749 Delirium] | [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0004091 CSF cell count] | [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0003939 Blood - Comprehensive metabolic panel]

Latest revision as of 08:26, 5 March 2012

Introduction

Delirium (acute confusional state) is sudden severe confusion and rapid changes in brain function that occur with physical or mental illness.


Links: Associate Professor Gideon Caplan | Cell Biology Laboratory | Cell Biology Projects | Bioanalytical Mass Spectrometry Facility | Recent Articles

ILP Projects


Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF)

Component Plasma CSF
Na+ (mM) 155 151
K+ (mM) 4.6 3.0
Mg 2+ (mM) 0.7 1.0
Ca 2+ (mM) 2.9 1.4
Cl- (mM) 121 133
HCO3- (mM) 26.2 25.8
Glucose (mM) 6.3 4.2
Amino acids (mM) 2.3 0.8
Protein (mg/100g-1) 6500 25
Table Data: Davson, H., Welch, K & Segal, M.B. (1987). The physiology and pathophysiology of the cerebrospinal fluid. Edinburgh: Churchill Livingston.

Clinical Methods: The History, Physical, and Laboratory Examinations. 3rd edition. Walker HK, Hall WD, Hurst JW, editors. Boston: Butterworths; 1990. Chapter 74Cerebrospinal Fluid | CSF Proteins

References


Books

Reviews

<pubmed>22091570</pubmed> <pubmed>22056829</pubmed>

Articles

Search PubMed

Search All Databases: delirium | acute confusional state


External Links

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