confusion

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a feeling of embarrassment that leaves you confused

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an act causing a disorderly combination of elements with identities lost and distinctions blended

a mistake that results from taking one thing to be another

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Acute or chronic confusion occurs when a treatable illness, such as infection, brings on acute delirium in a patient with dementia.
30] Identification of AC in a nursing home is complicated by the high prevalence of residents with chronic confusion, most notably dementia of the Alzheimer's type (DAT).
Assessment of confusion in LTC facilities by staff nurses has traditionally focused on characteristics associated with chronic confusion (eg, limited to orientation).
Identifying AC is a difficult task for the bedside nurse, especially when other illnesses and chronic confusion (ie dementia) are present.
Two common causes of chronic confusion are depression and side effects of prescribed or over-the-counter medications.
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