Coronavirus: Managing Delirium in confirmed and suspected cases

Not yet rated

Good Practice Guide - Delirium as a feature of COVID-19. The advice in this paper has been drawn up to assist with managing pateints with delirium testing positive with COVID-19. Delirium is not exclusive to older people and may well be seen in any patient with severe infection, adult respiratory distress syndrome, and those requiring invasive ventilation on ICU units.  It includes recommendations for managing delirium and guidance on medications that may be used.  

Resource details

Provider's catalogue badge
Contributed by: Delirium
Authored by: British Geriatrics Society
European Delirium Association
Old Age Psychiatry Faculty (Royal College of Psychiatrists)
Licence: More information on licences
Last updated: 29 December 2020
First contributed: 21 September 2020
Audience access level: Full user


0 ratings

Not yet rated
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
Report an issue with this resource

You may report a resource, for example, if there is an issue with copyright infringement, breach of personal data, factual inaccuracies, typing errors or safety concerns. The type of issue will determine whether the resource is immediately removed from the platform or if the contributor is asked to make amendments. You can report a resource from the resource information page or by contacting the Learning Hub support team.

You can contact the Learning Hub support team by completing the support form or if you have a general enquiry you can email