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Benzodiazepines for psychosis-induced aggression or agitation

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Title
Benzodiazepines for psychosis-induced aggression or agitation
Published by
John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, September 2013
DOI 10.1002/14651858.cd003079.pub4
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Authors

Gillies, Donna, Sampson, Stephanie, Beck, Alison, Rathbone, John

Abstract

Acute psychotic illness, especially when associated with agitated or violent behaviour, can require urgent pharmacological tranquillisation or sedation. In several countries, clinicians often use benzodiazepines (either alone or in combination with antipsychotics) for this outcome.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 90 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 20 22%
Student > Bachelor 13 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 12%
Researcher 6 7%
Professor > Associate Professor 4 4%
Other 13 14%
Unknown 23 26%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 27 30%
Nursing and Health Professions 10 11%
Psychology 10 11%
Social Sciences 6 7%
Computer Science 2 2%
Other 5 6%
Unknown 30 33%