Burden Associated with Agitation in Schizophrenia

Burden Associated with Agitation in Schizophrenia

2014 Value in health

Millier, A. | Amri, I. | Toumi, M. | Volume: 17, Issue: 7, Pages: A766, Schizophrenia, Value,

Clinical management of agitated patients with schizophrenia is a common objective in inpatient units and other settings. Being defined as a state characterized by motor restlessness, excitement, and mental tension, agitated patients may become a threat to others, act out violently, and also lead to suicidal thoughts and behaviors. The purpose of this study is to describe the agitated schizophrenic population.

https://www.doi.org/10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.286; 10.1016/j.jval.2014.08.286