Warning over prescribing both benzos and SSRIs for elderly

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This The Medical Republic article describes and discusses the results of my case-control study of psychoactive drugs and the risk of hip fracture among older Australians (DOI: 10.1007/s40801-017-0107-8), as referenced in an Australian Prescriber article (DOI: 10.18773/austprescr.2019.011).

Period5 Jun 2019

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  • TitleWarning over prescribing both benzos and SSRIs for elderly
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe Medical Republic
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size255 words
    CountryAustralia
    Date5/06/19
    DescriptionThis The Medical Republic article describes and discusses the results of my case-control study of psychoactive drugs and the risk of hip fracture among older Australians (DOI: 10.1007/s40801-017-0107-8), as referenced in an Australian Prescriber article (DOI: 10.18773/austprescr.2019.011).
    Producer/AuthorGrant Holloway
    URLhttps://medicalrepublic.com.au/warning-prescribing-benzos-ssris-elderly/21280
    PersonsMichael Leach