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Postoperative delirium is a risk factor for complications and poor outcome after total hip and knee arthroplasty

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Meyer, Matthias ; Götz, Julia Sabrina ; Parik, Lukas ; Renkawitz, Tobias ; Grifka, Joachim ; Maderbacher, Günther ; Kappenschneider, Tobias ; Weber, Markus
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Date of publication of this fulltext: 25 Jan 2022 15:58


Background and purpose - Improving health care and demographic change have resulted in a steady increase in geriatric patients undergoing total hip (THA) and knee (TKA) arthroplasty. Postoperative delirium (POD) is a frequent and severe complication after major surgery. Therefore, we analyzed the impact of POD on outcome after THA and TKA. Patients and methods - In a consecutive series of 10,140 ...


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