ERIC Number: EJ393582
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Psychotropic Drug Patterns in a Large ICF/MR Facility: A Ten-Year Experience.
Poindexter, Ann R.
American Journal on Mental Retardation, v93 n6 p624-26 May 1989
Psychotropic drug-prescribing patterns for 474 adults with mental retardation residing at an intermediate-care facility were examined for a 10-year period. Results indicated a progressive, marked decrease in total psychotropic drug usage and changes in the type of drugs prescribed with overall decline in drug usage. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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