Sandra Koster

Summary

Affiliation: Medisch Spectrum Twente
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The long-term cognitive and functional outcomes of postoperative delirium after cardiac surgery
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1469-74. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The delirium observation screening scale recognizes delirium early after cardiac surgery
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, 7500 KA Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:309-14. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of delirium after cardiac surgery and the use of a risk checklist
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 12:284-92. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Delirium after cardiac surgery and predictive validity of a risk checklist
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1883-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Consequences of delirium after cardiac operations
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:705-11. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors of delirium after cardiac surgery: a systematic review
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Haaksbergerstraat 55, 7500 KA Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 10:197-204. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint The long-term cognitive and functional outcomes of postoperative delirium after cardiac surgery
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1469-74. 2009
    ..This is associated with many negative consequences such as prolonged hospital stay, nursing home placement, and reduced cognitive and functional recovery...
  2. doi request reprint The delirium observation screening scale recognizes delirium early after cardiac surgery
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, 7500 KA Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 8:309-14. 2009
    ..Prevention or early recognition of delirium is essential. The Delirium Observation Screening (DOS) scale was developed to facilitate early recognition of delirium by nurses' observations during routine clinical care...
  3. doi request reprint Prediction of delirium after cardiac surgery and the use of a risk checklist
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 12:284-92. 2013
    ..Delirium is a temporary mental disorder, which occurs frequently among patients who undergo cardiac surgery. Delirium prediction and its associated prevention is essential. In a previous study, a risk checklist for delirium was developed...
  4. doi request reprint Delirium after cardiac surgery and predictive validity of a risk checklist
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 86:1883-7. 2008
    ..Patients who undergo cardiac surgery have an increased risk of delirium, which is associated with many negative consequences. Therefore, prevention or early recognition of delirium is essential...
  5. doi request reprint Consequences of delirium after cardiac operations
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:705-11. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Risk factors of delirium after cardiac surgery: a systematic review
    Sandra Koster
    Department of Cardio Thoracic Surgery, Medisch Spectrum Twente, Haaksbergerstraat 55, 7500 KA Enschede, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 10:197-204. 2011
    ..Therefore, prevention of delirium is essential. Despite the high incidence of delirium, a paucity of data on risk factors for delirium exists...