Malpractice Podcast

#2.18: ICU Delirium with Kali Dayton

August 11, 2021 Jessica Oswald & Sydnee Spruiell Eldridge Season 2 Episode 18
Malpractice Podcast
#2.18: ICU Delirium with Kali Dayton
Show Notes

This week, we're interviewing the incredible Kali Dayton, ICU nurse practitioner, sedation and mobility consultant, patient advocate, and host of the podcast "Walking Home from the ICU".  We're here to discuss the wild phenomenon called "ICU delirium," sedation and ventilation practices that damage the brains of a huge portion of those put into medically-induced comas, and how to be prepared as a patient!

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Sources for this episode:
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/12846619/
https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/hidden-dangers-of-going-under/
https://healthtalk.org/intensive-care-patients-experiences/sleep-dreams-and-hallucinations-in-icu
https://bioethics.com/archives/35675
https://www.brainsupportnetwork.org/hospitals-struggle-address-icu-delirium/
https://www.statnews.com/2016/10/14/icu-delirium-hospitals/https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.theatlantic.com/amp/article/611155/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3706847/
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5075853/
https://www.statnews.com/2016/10/14/icu-delirium-hospitals/https://www.mayoclinic.org/medical-professionals/pulmonary-medicine/news/update-on-icu-sedation/mac-20483374


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