Companies addiction probe to use of psychotropic drugs in nursing homesSen.
Companies addiction probe to use of psychotropic drugs in nursing homesSen. Chuck Grassley asked in a letter on Tuesday HHS Inspector General Daniel Levinson, the use of antipsychotics in nursing homes, the possibility of payments to doctors who prescribe drugs drugs and the drugs’ cost of Medicare and Medicaid, the Wall Street Journal reported. Released , according to a Journal article on Tuesday Grassley Grassley cited in the letter antipsychotics are the most expensive class of drugs for Medicaid. Care homes often manages medicines for dementia soothe their symptoms.
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The landmark study in which more than 2,100 both men and women, published as the early release of article in The New England Journal of Medicine online and introduced same time at the annual meeting of American Society Bone & Mineral Research . Reclast.
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