Useful Delirium Links

Canadian Coalition of Seniors Mental Health
Tools for Seniors and Families, and for Clinicians, including the National Guidelines for Assessment and Treatment of Delirium and more. https://ccsmh.ca/projects/delirium/  

RN Association of Ontario
Nursing Best Practice Guideline and Caregiving Strategies for Older Adults with Delirium, Dementia and Depression. RNAO - Nursing Best Practices

HealthLink BC
Talk to a nurse by phone, or contact them for algorithms for delirium. In British Columbia, dial 8-1-1. http://www.healthlinkbc.ca/ 

Acute Care Geriatric Nurse Network 
Delirium Clinical Practice Guidelines; links and resources from BC's Clinical Nurse Specialists in geriatrics, gerontology, geropsychiatry, and geriatric rehabilitation. http://www.acgnn.ca/delirium.html 

Institute for Health Care Improvement

Delirium in ICU



National Institute for Health Care Excellence



Looking for information about DEMENTIA?

See Island Health Seniors' Health Dementia and Families page, or visit the Alzheimer Society of BC 


Last update: August 2014