Evaluating the risk profile of quetiapine in treating delirium in the intensive care adult population: A retrospective review.

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Summary of "Evaluating the risk profile of quetiapine in treating delirium in the intensive care adult population: A retrospective review."

Dosing regimens of quetiapine to treat delirium in critically ill patients are titrated to effect, and may utilize doses higher than previously reported. This study aimed to assess the safety of quetiapine for this indication.


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Name: Journal of critical care
ISSN: 1557-8615
Pages: 169-172


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Hospital units providing continuous surveillance and care to acutely ill infants and children. Neonates are excluded since INTENSIVE CARE UNITS, NEONATAL is available.

Organization of medical and nursing care according to the degree of illness and care requirements in the hospital. The elements are intensive care, intermediate care, self-care, long-term care, and organized home care.

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