Effect of Magnesium Level to the Development of Delirium in Patients Under Sedation in Intensive Care Unit


Aslan Z. E. , Senturk E., Ozcan P. , Orhun G. , Telci L., Esen F.

JOURNAL OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF INTENSIVE CARE-TURK YOGUN BAKM DERNEGI DERGISI, cilt.13, ss.31-36, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tybdd.99608
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF INTENSIVE CARE-TURK YOGUN BAKM DERNEGI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.31-36

Özet

Objective: Delirium is a state not to be neglected which can cause severe consequences that is related to critical illness in intensive care unit with acute cerebral dysfunction. Magnesium (Mg) plays an important role in many physiological events affecting the brain. In this study, we retrospectively investigated the incidence of delirium development and its relationship with the serum Mg levels.