Antipsychotics for delirium in the general hospital setting in consecutive 2453 inpatients: a prospective observational study

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OBJECTIVE Attention to risk of antipsychotics for older patients with delirium has been paid. A clinical question was whether risk of antipsychotics for older patients with delirium would exceed efficacy of those even in the general hospital setting. METHODS A prospective observational study proceeded over a 1-year period at 33 general hospitals, where at… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/gps.3999

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@inproceedings{Hatta2014AntipsychoticsFD, title={Antipsychotics for delirium in the general hospital setting in consecutive 2453 inpatients: a prospective observational study}, author={Kotaro Hatta and Yasuhiro Kishi and Ken Wada and T Odawara and Takashi Takeuchi and Takafumi Shiganami and Kazuo Tsuchida and Yoshio Oshima and Naohisa Uchimura and Rie Akaho and Akira Watanabe and Toshihiro Taira and Katsuji Nishimura and Naoko Hashimoto and Chie Usui and Hiroyuki Nakamura}, booktitle={International journal of geriatric psychiatry}, year={2014} }