Antipsychotic polypharmacy in a regional health service: a population-based study

@inproceedings{Bernardo2012AntipsychoticPI,
  title={Antipsychotic polypharmacy in a regional health service: a population-based study},
  author={Miquel Bernardo and Anna Coma and Cristina Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez and Corrine Zara and Josep Maria Bari and Antoni Serrano-Blanco},
  booktitle={BMC psychiatry},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND To analyse the extent and profile of outpatient regular dispensation of antipsychotics, both in combination and monotherapy, in the Barcelona Health Region (Spain), focusing on the use of clozapine and long-acting injections (LAI). METHODS Antipsychotic drugs dispensed for people older than 18 and processed by the Catalan Health Service during 2007 were retrospectively reviewed. First and second generation antipsychotic drugs (FGA and SGA) from the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical… CONTINUE READING