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Immediate memory is also necessary for orientation to time and place, and delirious patients exhibit disorientation. In mild cases, a patient may demonstrate only disorientation to time (American Psychiatric Association, 2000). Many patients confabulate during episodes of delirium, and directed questions must be used to determine that memory is impaired. , brown, shirt, and honesty) after a few minutes of distraction. , 1996). Perception, particularly discrimination and integration of new percepts with past ones, is always disturbed to some extent in delirium (Lipowski, 1990).
4. The minimally conscious state (Ch. 6) consists of some interaction with the environment, such as tracking with the eyes (akinetic mutism) or limited responses, but the patient’s integrated brain function is grossly impaired. The patient is dependent and does not initiate anything other than basic homeostatic activity. 5. Stupor and coma (Ch. 4). Stupor is a state of impaired alertness in which the patient can briefly be aroused to eye opening and some responsiveness. The patient goes back to an eyes-closed, noninteractive state when the stimulation ceases.
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