The pharmacological management of agitated and aggressive behaviour: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Maarten Bak*, Irene Weltens, Chris Bervoets, Jurgen De Fruyt, Jerzy Samochowiec, Andrea Fiorillo, Gaia Sampogna, Przemyslaw Bienkowski, W. Ulrich Preuss, Blazej Misiak, Dorota Frydecka, Agnieszka Samochowiec, Emma Bak, Marjan Drukker, Geert Dom

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)78-100
Number of pages23
JournalEuropean Psychiatry
Volume57
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2019

Keywords

  • Agitation
  • Agression
  • Olanzapine
  • Halperidol
  • Rapid tranquillisation
  • PANNS-EC
  • RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED-TRIAL
  • EMERGENCY PSYCHIATRIC ROOMS
  • RISPERIDONE ORAL SOLUTION
  • RAPID ACUTE TREATMENT
  • INTRAMUSCULAR OLANZAPINE
  • DOUBLE-BLIND
  • PSYCHOTIC AGITATION
  • IM ZIPRASIDONE
  • V. HALOPERIDOL
  • PLACEBO

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Bak, M., Weltens, I., Bervoets, C., De Fruyt, J., Samochowiec, J., Fiorillo, A., Sampogna, G., Bienkowski, P., Preuss, W. U., Misiak, B., Frydecka, D., Samochowiec, A., Bak, E., Drukker, M., & Dom, G. (2019). The pharmacological management of agitated and aggressive behaviour: A systematic review and meta-analysis. European Psychiatry, 57, 78-100. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpsy.2019.01.014