Akathisia-learning objective: describe the fluphenazine induced akathisia
akathisia is one of the dose-dependent extrapyramidal disorders that can be caused by
neuroleptics. these...Read More
Haloperidol-learning objective: describe the neuroleptic malignant syndrome.
the clinical picture is typical of neuroleptic malignant syndrome (nms), a rare, yet potentially
Haloperidol-learning objective: describe the neuroleptic -induced tardive dyskinesia.
the symptoms of the patient and the time of appearance of the disorder indicate that she is
Haloperidol-learning objective: describe the neuroleptic-induced acute dystonia.
the signs of the patient and the disorder for which he was treated suggest that he suffered from
Mesolimbic mesocortical systems-learning objective: list the brain structure that most likely mediated the therapeutic effects
the antipsychotic action of neuroleptics is...Read More
Clozapine-learning objective: describe the neuroleptic-induced impairment of the thermoregulatory
the body ability to thermoregulate is dependent upon an intact hypothalamic...Read More