Psychotropic use in community residential care facilities: A prospective cohort study.


BACKGROUND Psychotropic medication use in community residential care (CRC) facilities has been reported to be similar to that found in nursing homes before the implementation of the Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1987. OBJECTIVES The objectives of this study were to (1) describe patterns of psychotropic medication use at baseline and after 1 year of… (More)