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Zolpidem and anoxic encephalopathy: Prolonged treatment response

Kenneth R. Kaufman, MD, MRCPsych

Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, Anesthesiology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Issa P. Bagayogo, MD, PhD

Department of Psychiatry, Office of Global Health, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Irving H. Kaufman, MD

Department of Family Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Arvind Das, MD

Department of Internal Medicine, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

KEYWORDS: zolpidem, anoxic encephalopathy, paradoxical arousal, dosing strategy, longitudinal treatment, health care economics and ethics

ANNALS OF CLINICAL PSYCHIATRY 2014;26(1):70-72

CORRESPONDENCE: Kenneth R. Kaufman, MD, Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology, and Anesthesiology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 125 Paterson Street, Suite #2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA; E-MAIL: kaufmakr@rwjms.rutgers.edu; adamskaufman@verizon.net
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