A confused man with rapid respiration

H. M. Adelman, Paul M Wallach, P. Altus, O. Ramirez, C. A. Truitt

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A 71-year-old man presented with incoherent, slurred speech, auditory hallucinations, and tachypnea. According to the neighbor who called for emergency medical service, the man had appeared to be in good health the day before. On admission, his blood pressure was normal.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)19-23
Number of pages5
JournalHospital Practice
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 15 1998


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Adelman, H. M., Wallach, P. M., Altus, P., Ramirez, O., & Truitt, C. A. (1998). A confused man with rapid respiration. Hospital Practice, 33(2), 19-23.