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VOLUME 27 , ISSUE 5 ( May, 2023 ) > List of Articles


Prediction of Delirium in the Critically Ill Obstetric Patients: An Old Friend to the Rescue?

Sulagna Bhattacharjee

Keywords : Criticaly ill, C-reactive protein, Delirium, Obstetric patient, Obstetrics ICU

Citation Information : Bhattacharjee S. Prediction of Delirium in the Critically Ill Obstetric Patients: An Old Friend to the Rescue?. Indian J Crit Care Med 2023; 27 (5):301-302.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10071-24453

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 29-04-2023

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2023; The Author(s).


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