Transdermal estrogen patches for aggressive behavior in male patients with dementia: a randomized, controlled trial.

@article{Hall2005TransdermalEP,
  title={Transdermal estrogen patches for aggressive behavior in male patients with dementia: a randomized, controlled trial.},
  author={Kathryn A Hall and Nicholas A Keks and Daniel W O'Connor},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2005},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={165-78}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the efficacy and tolerability of transdermal estrogen patches for the adjunctive treatment of aggressive behavior in male patients with advanced dementia. METHODS The study was designed as an 8-week, randomized, controlled trial in acute aged psychiatry inpatient units and specialized nursing homes in Melbourne, Australia, between 1998 and 1999. The participants were 27 men with established dementia, identified as displaying aggressive behavior not responding to… CONTINUE READING

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