Associated factors with antipsychotic use in assisted living facilities: a cross-sectional study of 4367 residents.

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BACKGROUND antipsychotics are widely used in assisted living (AL facilities). Even more, the prescription of these drugs is gradually increasing since the availability of second-generation atypical antipsychotics. More knowledge is needed on prescription reasons to understand this increasing prevalence. METHODS cross-sectional analysis of 4,367 residents… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ageing/afr032

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