Recognising and preventing delirium: A quick guide for care home managers

Published in July 2017, this quick guide from NICE and SCIE will help care home managers and their staff to recognise the symptoms of delirium and to understand what they can do to prevent it.

The guide will also be useful for staff training.  It covers:

  • Risk factors for delirium
  • Recognising delirium
  • Preventing delirium
  • Sharing information with the person and their family.

It is available below or can be accessed via the following link https://www.nice.org.uk/about/nice-communities/social-care/quick-guides/recognising-and-preventing-delirium

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