Agitation

Known as: abnormal excitement, agitated behavior, restless 
A condition in which a person is unable to relax and be still. The person may be very tense and irritable, and become easily annoyed by small things… (More)

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1936-2017
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
The need to characterize nanoparticles in solution before assessing the in vitro toxicity is a high priority. Particle size, size… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE To measure the impact of implementation of the systematic evaluation of pain and agitation by nurses using the… (More)
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2004
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2004
CONTEXT In the intensive care unit (ICU), delirium is a common yet underdiagnosed form of organ dysfunction, and its contribution… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial examined the efficacy and safety of risperidone in the… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND There is a need for an easily administered instrument which can be applied to all patients with restless legs syndrome… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Sedative medications are widely used in intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Structured assessment of sedation and agitation is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE Subjective scales to assess agitation and sedation in adult intensive care unit (ICU) patients have rarely been tested… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND This study provides, to our knowledge, the first empirical test of whether behavioral differences among children in… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
By using a method in which cell-wall-deficient Chlamydomonas reinhardtii cells were agitated in the presence of DNA, glass beads… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Agitation is a significant problem for elderly persons, their families, and their caregivers. This study describes the agitated… (More)
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