Antipsychotic prescription in children and adolescents: an analysis of data from a German statutory health insurance company from 2005 to 2012.

@article{Bachmann2014AntipsychoticPI,
  title={Antipsychotic prescription in children and adolescents: an analysis of data from a German statutory health insurance company from 2005 to 2012.},
  author={Christian J Bachmann and Thomas Lempp and Gerd Gerd Glaeske and Falk Hoffmann},
  journal={Deutsches Arzteblatt international},
  year={2014},
  volume={111 3},
  pages={
          25-34
        }
}
BACKGROUND Despite sparse documentation of their long-term therapeutic effects and side effects, antipsychotic drugs have come to be prescribed more frequently for children and adolescents in recent years, both in the USA and in Europe. No current data are available about antipsychotic prescriptions for this age group in Germany. METHODS Data from the largest statutory health insurance fund in Germany (BARMER GEK) were studied to identify antipsychotic prescriptions for children and… CONTINUE READING
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