The longer delirium is present, the more severe it becomes. Implementing evidenced-based nursing interventions will reduce the incidence and severity of delirium.
Learning Outcome: After completing this learning activity, the learner will be able to apply independent evidence-based nursing interventions to reduce the incidence and severity of delirium. Learning Engagement Activity: Identify the four interventions described in the Literature Review the are found to have a significant impact on length and severity of delirium.
Contact hours available until 12/31/21. Requirements for Successful Completion: Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online CNE evaluation. Authors Conflict of Interest Disclosure: The author(s), editor, editorial committee, content reviewers, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this continuing nursing education article.
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This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, AMSN Education Director.