Hospitalization risks in the treatment of bipolar disorder: comparison of antipsychotic medications.

@article{Gianfrancesco2007HospitalizationRI,
  title={Hospitalization risks in the treatment of bipolar disorder: comparison of antipsychotic medications.},
  author={Frank D Gianfrancesco and Kitty Rajagopalan and Joseph F Goldberg and Ruey-hua Wang},
  journal={Bipolar disorders},
  year={2007},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={252-61}
}
OBJECTIVES This study compared the relative risk for hospitalization of patients with bipolar and manic disorders receiving atypical and typical antipsychotics. METHODS This retrospective study was based on administrative claims data extracted from the PharMetrics database during 1999 through 2003. Comparisons were made among atypical antipsychotics… CONTINUE READING