Recent Elderly Mental Health-Related Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

Some of the following articles may be available freely where indicated (depending on local circumstances). Access to the full-text of the other articles will require a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment.

The Bibliographic Citations

Leong, C. (2014). Antidepressants for depression in patients with dementia: a review of the literature. Consultant Pharmacist. April 2014; 29(4): 254-63.

Patatanian, E. Casselman, J. (2014). Dextromethorphan / quinidine for the treatment of pseudobulbar affect. Consultant Pharmacist. April 2014 ;29(4): 264-9.

Woodward, MR. Harper, DG. Stolyar, A. [et al] (2014). Dronabinol for the treatment of agitation and aggressive behavior in acutely hospitalized severely demented patients with noncognitive behavioral symptoms. American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. April 2014; 22(4): 415-9.

Savaskan, E. Bopp-Kistler, I. [and] Buerge, M. (2014). Empfehlungen zur Diagnostik und Therapie der behavioralen und psychologischen Symptome der Demenz (BPSD) / [Recommendations for diagnosis and therapy of behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia (BPSD)]. Praxis. January 29th 2014; 103(3): 135-48. Review. German.

Van Assche, L. Persoons, P. Vandenbulcke, M. (2014). [Neurocognitive disorders in DSM-5: a critical review]. Tijdschrift voor Psychiatrie. 2014; 56(3): 211-6. Dutch. Full Text Link.

Wang, J. Yu, JT. Wang, HF. [et al] (2014). Pharmacological treatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer’s Disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Psychiatry. May 29th 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. Full Text Link.

Aarsland, D. Taylor, JP. Weintraub, D. (2014). Psychiatric issues in cognitive impairment. Movement Disorders. April 15th 2014; 29(5): 651-62.

Shinagawa, S. Nakajima, S. Plitman, E. [et al] (2014). Psychosis in frontotemporal dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. June 2nd 2014. [Epub ahead of print].

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