7 things you should know about how and why antipsychotics are inappropriately prescribed to people living with dementia in care facilities

The more research I do into┬áthe inappropriate use of antipsychotics to address responsive behaviours in people living with dementia, the angrier I get. I was deeply disturbed when I read┬áthis 2008 report produced by an all-party parliamentary group on dementia in the UK: “Always a last resort: inquiry into the prescription of antipsychotic drugs to … Continue reading 7 things you should know about how and why antipsychotics are inappropriately prescribed to people living with dementia in care facilities