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What is an agitated state?

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Dr. Asa Marokus
Psychiatry
8 doctors agree

In brief: Intense unease

Classically, agitated patients present to the ED yelling and assuming a threatening posture with increased motor activity.

In brief: Intense unease

Classically, agitated patients present to the ED yelling and assuming a threatening posture with increased motor activity.
Dr. Asa Marokus
Dr. Asa Marokus
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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Feeling irritable ..

Restless, internally "wired".
Maybe a response to stress, often seen during periods of drug withdrawal. Often present in mood disorders.

In brief: Feeling irritable ..

Restless, internally "wired".
Maybe a response to stress, often seen during periods of drug withdrawal. Often present in mood disorders.
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
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