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Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome



An agitated young man with a very high fever ...

  1. Differentiating neuroleptic malignant syndrome from CNS infections
  2. Electroconvulsive therapy
  3. Follow-up care for neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  4. Myoglobinuria
  5. Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  6. Pharmacological Restraints
  7. Pharmacological management of neuroleptic malignant syndrome
  8. Schizophrenia
  9. Selecting/changing antipsychotics after an episode of neuroleptic malignant syndrome
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