PRN Sedation–patterns of prescribing and administration in a child and adolescent mental health inpatient service


Objective: To identify utilisation rates of prn (pro re nata) sedation in children and adolescents receiving inpatient psychiatric treatment, and to compare correlates of prn prescribing and administration. Method A retrospective chart review examined 122 medical charts from a child and youth mental health inpatient service. Results 71.3% of patients were… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00787-006-0532-9

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