The Effect of Intravenous Ketamine in Suicidal Ideation of Emergency Department Patients.
Hamid Reza Hatamabadi
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Suicidal ideation is an emergent problem in the Emergency Department (ED) that often complicates patient disposition and discharge. It has been shown that ketamine possesses fast acting antidepressant and anti-suicidal effects. This study was conducted to examine the effects of a single intravenous bolus of ketamine on patients with suicidal ideations in ED.