Effects of lithium carbonate and haloperidol on cognition in aggressive hospitalized school-age children.

A comparison of the effects of lithium, haloperidol, and placebo on cognition is reported for a sample of hospitalized school-age children with a behavioral profile of aggressiveness and explosiveness. In this double-blind study, patients were randomly assigned to one of three treatment conditions. The cognitive battery was administered at the end of a 2… CONTINUE READING