The RACGP has issued a cautious welcome to a looming clampdown on risperidone prescribing in aged care homes announced by…
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Australia’s chief medical officer is set to clamp down on GPs who overprescribe antipsychotics in nursing homes, estimating…
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Fewer than one in five antimicrobial scripts written in aged care homes are appropriate based on the patient’s symptoms, a…
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Fewer than one in five antimicrobial scripts written in aged care homes are appropriate based on the patient’s symptoms, a…
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A GP who upped the amount of risperidone prescribed to a previously mobile aged care resident has admitted it was “illogical…
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Doctors are raising concerns about nursing homes' "no returns" policy for residents with mental illness. Two psychiatrists…
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The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety begins hearings on residential aged care facilities, or nursing homes…
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