Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – An Elderly Woman Presents to the Emergency Room Confused and Disoriented

Paul Griner, MD, MACPBedside Diagnostic Challenge, Emergency Medicine

confused and disoriented elderly woman diagnostic case

Bedside Diagnostic Challenge – An Elderly Woman Presents to the Emergency Room Confused and DisorientedBonus Follow-Up Question included in answer explanation.An elderly woman is brought to the emergency room of a local hospital after she is found wandering along the street and, upon questioning by the police, is noted to be confused and disoriented. In the emergency room, her personal … Read More