Antipsychotic drugs: their use and misuse


Posted on January 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Do antipsychotic drugs have a role in good dementia care practice? Following warnings of overuse in some care settings, Marc Lestor and James Warner give guidance on when these drugs may be effective and useful, and when they should not be used.
Author/s: Marc Lestor, James Warner
Vol: 6, Issue: 1, pp26-27





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