Emergency psychiatry: contemporary practices in managing acutely violent patients in 20 psychiatric emergency rooms

Psychiatr Serv. 1999 Dec;50(12):1553-4. doi: 10.1176/ps.50.12.1553.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Antipsychotic Agents / administration & dosage
  • Antipsychotic Agents / therapeutic use
  • Drug Administration Schedule
  • Emergency Services, Psychiatric / organization & administration*
  • Haloperidol / administration & dosage
  • Haloperidol / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Injections, Intramuscular
  • Mental Disorders / drug therapy
  • Mental Disorders / psychology*
  • Patient Care Management
  • Restraint, Physical
  • United States
  • Violence* / prevention & control

Substances

  • Antipsychotic Agents
  • Haloperidol