Treatment of Acute Mania in Bipolar Disorder

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry



Document Type

Book Chapter

Medical Subject Headings

Bipolar Disorder


Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology


This chapter reviews the research on pharmacological treatment of mania, focusing on recent controlled studies.


Citation: Ketter TA, Wang P, Nowakowska C, Marsh WK: Advances in the Treatment of Acute Mania, in Advances in Treatment of Bipolar Disorders. Review of Psychiatry Series. Edited by Ketter TA, Calabrese JR, American Psychiatric Association, 2005, p. 11-56. ISBN 158562666X, 9781585626663.

At the time of publication, Wendy Marsh was not yet affiliated with the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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