Delirium True Or False Trivia Quiz

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Play this 'Delirium True or False Trivia Quiz' and assess yourself. Basically, delirium is a serious and confused mental state that occurs suddenly and affects the person's mental condition. It is more common in old-aged people. The below quiz consists of some basic questions related to delirium, including its causes and prevention. If you are already aware of the term and can score well on this quiz, give it a try and check the result. Best of luck, dear!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Delirium in children always manifests as a hyperactive, confused state.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A patient who seems depressed and complies with interventions may be experiencing delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Behavioural changes during the day, between orientation and disorientation, are typical of delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Young children (<2-year-old) have higher risk for developing delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Only sicker patients with risk factors can develop delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Delirium is most likely to develop in the first 48 hours of PICU admission.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A patient who is hard to sedate may be experiencing delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Delirium screening requires the patient to be awake enough to respond to interactions with parents or clinicians. COMFORT ≥12.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Parents reporting a change in their child’s normal behaviour may suggest delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Ventilated patients are unlikely to suffer from delirium.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Screening of delirium should happen within the first few hours of your shift.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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