antipsychotic drugs, neuroleptics, conventional, haloperidol
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
J Am Geriatr Soc. 2005 Oct;53(10):1658-66 Randomized Controlled Trial
IN delirium, hospitalized older patients, postoperative The Use of
antipsychotic drugs, neuroleptics, conventional, haloperidol
As Prevention, Primary
Is better Than
placebo
To reduce duration of delirium (5.4days with haloperidol VS 12 days placebo) but not to reduce frequence of developpment (15% with haloperidol VS 16.5% placebo)