Number of risk factors present
Risk of developing delirium tremens
Should you be monitoring the patient for confusion, sweating, hallucinations, restlessness, tremor and/or tachycardia?
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Purpose: To screen a trauma patient for risk of delirium tremens using serum AST and erythrocyte MCV based on the study of Findley et al.
Specialty: Toxicology, Emergency Medicine, Critical Care
Objective: risk factors