About this Journal Submit a Manuscript Table of Contents
Case Reports in Psychiatry
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 625954, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/625954
Case Report

Quetiapine-Associated Pancreatitis in a Geriatric Critical Care Patient with Delirium

1Department of Internal Medicine, General Hospital of Volos, Dafnis 1, 38222 Volos, Greece
2ICU, General State Hospital of Athens, 38222 Athens, Greece

Received 9 January 2012; Accepted 19 February 2012

Academic Editors: Y. Kaneda and J. Saiz-Ruiz

Copyright © 2012 Evangelos Potolidis et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. J. W. Devlin, R. J. Roberts, J. J. Fong et al., “Efficacy and safety of quetiapine in critically ill patients with delirium: a prospective, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study,” Critical Care Medicine, vol. 38, no. 2, pp. 419–427, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at PubMed · View at Scopus
  2. E. A. Koller, J. T. Cross, P. M. Doraiswamy, and S. N. Malozowski, “Pancreatitis associated with atypical antipsychotics: from the Food and Drug Administration's MedWatch surveillance system and published reports,” Pharmacotherapy, vol. 23, no. 9 I, pp. 1123–1130, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. J. Rashid, P. J. Starer, and S. Javaid, “Pancreatitis and diabetic ketoacidosis with quetiapine use,” Psychiatry, vol. 6, no. 5, pp. 34–37, 2009. View at Scopus
  4. T. I. Ala-Kokko, N. Tieranta, J. Laurila, and H. Syrjälä, “Determinants of ICU mortality in necrotizing pancreatitis: the influence of Staphylococcus epidermidis,” Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica, vol. 45, no. 7, pp. 853–857, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. American Diabetes Association, American Psychiatric Association, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and North American Association for the Study of Obesity, “Consensus Development Conference on Antipsychotic Drugs and Obesity and Diabetes,” Diabetes Care, vol. 27, no. 2, pp. 596–601, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar