Comparison of the Effectiveness of Haloperidol Injection and Oral Quetiapine to Control Delirium in Patients in the Emergency Department and Intensive Care Unit - A Randomized Clinical Trial

Morteza Talebi Doluee; Zahra Abbasi Shaye; Mahdi Talebi; Abbas Farhadi

Volume 23, Issue 2 , 2021

  Background: Delirium is a psychiatric syndrome observed among patients with critical psychiatric disorders. Haloperidol is now one of the first-line drugs for the treatment of delirium. However, quetiapine can be considered as an appropriate substitute in patients with a high risk of extrapyramidal symptoms ...  Read More