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Contribution to Book
The Agitated Patient
Emergency Medicine Publications and Presentations
  • Michael S. Radeos, New York Hospital
  • Edwin D. Boudreaux, University of Massachusetts Medical School
UMMS Affiliation
Department of Emergency Medicine
Publication Date
Document Type
Book Chapter
Emergency Service, Hospital; Violence; Aggression; Patients
Summary: Discusses the management of violent or severely agitated patients in the hospital emergency room.
Radeos M, Boudreaux E. The Agitated Patient (Chapter 50). In: Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine (First Edition). (Volume 24 of Evidence-Based Medicine series) Editors: Rowe BH, Lang E, Brown M, Houry D, Newman D, Wyer P. John Wiley and Sons, London, UK; pp: 512 – 519, 2008. ISBN 9781405161435. Partial preview of chapter is available via Google Books.
At the time of publication, Edwin Boudreaux was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.
Citation Information
Michael S. Radeos and Edwin D. Boudreaux. "The Agitated Patient" (2008)
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