Establishing gold standard approaches to rapid tranquillisation: a review and discussion of the evidence on the safety and efficacy of medications currently used\ud

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Pratt, J. Peter; Chandler-Oatts, Jacqueline; Nelstrop, Louise; Branford, David; Pereira, Stephen M.; Johnston, Susan;
(2008)

Background: Rapid tranquillisation is used when control of agitation, aggression or excitement is required. Throughout the UK there is no consensus over the choice of drugs to be used as first line treatment. The NICE guideline on the management of violent behaviour inv... View more
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