Tag Archives: Anticholinergic Discontinuation

Reducing Antipsychotic Drugs in Care Homes (Nursing Times)

Summary A recent Nursing Times articles covers the use of antipsychotic drugs for people with dementia living in care homes. It discusses a review by pharmacists which resulted in the use of these drugs being reduced or discontinued. It covers … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Pharmacological Treatments

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 Irwin, RW. Brinton, … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Prevention

Summary Recent reviews and meta-analyses are listed below. Some of these articles may be available freely (depending on local circumstances). A suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment for access may be required to obtain the full-text of the other … Continue reading

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