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What does OMS stand for?

OMS stands for Organic Mental Syndrome (neurological disorder)

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Antianxiety Agent) * 75-year-old man * Organic mental syndrome (delirium) * Ativan 1 mg QID as needed (for pulling at urinary catheter) * Medication administration record (MAR) shows order was used 10 times in last two weeks and was effective * Recent admission after prostate surgery Discussion In this elderly man with delirium the recent prostate surgery is a telling piece of information, since general anesthesia often causes transient delirium, and this is an indication for use.
Any of the organic mental syndromes can interfere with a patient's understanding and compliance with treatment.