2021
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2021.1195 View full text |Buy / Rent full text
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Abstract: IMPORTANCE Community-dwelling older adults with dementia have a high prevalence of psychotropic and opioid use. In these patients, central nervous system (CNS)-active polypharmacy may increase the risk for impaired cognition, fall-related injury, and death.OBJECTIVE To determine the extent of CNS-active polypharmacy among community-dwelling older adults with dementia in the US.

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