Articles: PDF OnlyDelirium: An UpdatePies, Ronald W. M.D. Author Information CME article by Ronald W. Pies, M.D., clinical professor of psychiatry at Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston Dr. Pies has stated that he has no significant relationshipswith or financial interest in any commercial companiespertaining to this educational activity. International Drug Therapy Newsletter: November 2000 - Volume 35 - Issue 11 - p 81-84 Buy Abstract Learning Objectives: After reading this article, the practitioner should be able to: Discuss the differential diagnosis of delirium. Name pharmacologic agents that may be used to manage the delirious patient. Identify the types of agents that may worsen delirium or “disinhibit” the patient. © 2000 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.