SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Cardiovascular Disease II
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Confusion and delirium in the hospitalized elderly patients are under-diagnosed medical emergencies associated with increased morbidity, mortality and health care expenditure. Ranolazine is an antianginal medication approved for chronic stable angina when symptoms persist despite using first line medications. This case highlights ranolazine as a cause of delirium in an elderly patient.