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Relative toxicity of mood stabilisers and antipsychotics: case fatality and fatal toxicity associated with self-poisoning

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Background Bipolar and other psychiatric disorders are associated with considerably increased risk of suicidal behaviour, which may include self-poisoning with medication used to treat the disorder. Therefore, choice of medication for treatment should include consideration of toxicity, especially for patients at risk. The aim of this study was to estimate the relative toxicity of specific drugs within two drug categories, antipsychotics and mood stabilizers, using large-scale... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12888-018-1993-3

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-5644-2735
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Psychiatry Journal website
Volume:
18
Article number:
399
Publication date:
2018-12-27
Acceptance date:
2018-12-19
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ISSN:
1471-244X
Pmid:
30587176
Source identifiers:
955134
Language:
English
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pubs:955134
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uuid:cd567fbe-78c0-4592-a849-030748bfaffe
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pubs:955134
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2019-01-04

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