Psychopharmacologic Management of Aggression

William J. Newman

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Abstract

This article is designed to provide an overview of the existing literature on pharmacologically managing aggression, with a specific focus on psychiatric diagnoses commonly associated with increased aggression. Self-injurious behaviors and suicide are sometimes classified as forms of aggression, but information presented here focuses primarily on aggression toward others (physical and/or verbal).

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)957-972
Number of pages16
JournalPsychiatric Clinics of North America
Volume35
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2012

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Aggression
Self-Injurious Behavior
Mental Disorders
Suicide

Keywords

  • Aggression
  • Aggressive
  • Assault
  • Off-label
  • Pharmacologic
  • Psychopharmacologic
  • Violence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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Psychopharmacologic Management of Aggression. / Newman, William J.

In: Psychiatric Clinics of North America, Vol. 35, No. 4, 12.2012, p. 957-972.

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Newman, William J. / Psychopharmacologic Management of Aggression. In: Psychiatric Clinics of North America. 2012 ; Vol. 35, No. 4. pp. 957-972.
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