Chronic confusional state

N J Med. 1989 Jul;86(7):541-4.


An acute confusional state after infarction in the distribution of the right middle cerebral artery has been described. Patient recovery usually is excellent. Some patients, however, do not improve, resulting in a chronic confusional state.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Cerebral Angiography
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders / complications*
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders / diagnostic imaging
  • Chronic Disease
  • Cognition Disorders / etiology*
  • Confusion / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Male