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Use Of Atypical Anti-Psychotics In The Management Of Post-Traumatic Confusional States In Traumatic Brain Injury
  1. Sqn Ldr M J Temple, MRCPsych SpR, Liaison Psychiatry1
  1. 1Dept Liaison Psychiatry, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds. meljaynetempl{at}


The use of atypical anti-psychotics (AAP) in the treatment of organic neuropsychiatric syndromes is little reported. We present a case of posttraumatic delirium with delusions treated with Risperidone and discuss the use of AAP’s in this situation.

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