Journal of the American Medical Directors Association
Life care communities -- United States -- Management
In nursing homes (NHs), psychoactive medication use has received notable attention, but less is known about prescribing in assisted living (AL). This study examined how antipsychotic and antianxiety medication prescribing in AL compares with NHs.
Published by Elsevier Inc. on behalf of AMDA - The Society for Post-Acute and Long-Term Care Medicine.
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Thomas, K. S., Wretman, C. J., Sloane, P. D., Carder, P., Schwartz, L., Beeber, A. S., & Zimmerman, S. (2020). To What Extent Do Local Nursing Home Prescribing Patterns Relate to Psychotropic Prescribing in Assisted Living? Journal of the American Medical Directors Association, S1525861020310239. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamda.2020.11.037