Improvements in the prescribing of antipsychotics in dementia and psychogeriatric units in New Zealand

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Background Despite warnings of possible serious events, and reports of little benefit, antipsychotic agents are commonly prescribed in residential care for older people with dementia. A residential care provider (RCP) in New Zealand sought to examine and improve prescribing in some of their facilities. Objective To examine changes following a range of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11096-016-0318-1

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