Use of any psychotropic drug
was highest among non-Hispanic white adolescents, with 8% reporting use, compared with 3% of non-Hispanic black adolescents and just under 3% of Mexican-American adolescents.
The legislation comes amid reports that despite recent reforms, rates of psychotropic drug
use among Texas foster children remains high.
According to a recent study in the Archives of Internal Medicine, researchers analyzed more than 750,000 outpatient prescription claims from 1999 and found that more than 20% involved a prescription for drugs on the BEERS list, 41% of which were prescriptions for a psychotropic drug
, most commonly an antidepressant.
Summary: DUBAI - The Dubai Customs recently foiled a bid to smuggle 13,629 pills of psychotropic drug
Captagon, weighing 290gm and worth nearly Dh410,000.
I'm fairly confident that after staff have been exposed to regular in-services on pain management, residents will enjoy an improved quality of life, experience fewer pain-related physical and mental disorders, and probably require fewer psychotropic drug
The audience then selects a form of punishment for the nominated shrink: anything from a dunking, to a pie in the face, to electroshock therapy or psychotropic drug
As a result, such vendors have no incentive to control psychotropic drug
Identify if the resident triggers RAPs for falls, cognitive loss/dementia, physical restraints, and psychotropic drug
Thirteen chapters contain accessible, evidence-based discussion of diagnosis and classification of major psychological disorders; the effects, indications, dosage, drug interactions, and discontinuation of seven psychotropic drug
In the decade ending in 1996, overall psychotropic drug
use tripled, to 5.
Lullan(R), a psychotropic drug
, is awaiting marketing approval in Japan.
The AHA recommends that physicians gather specific information on each child before prescribing any psychotropic drug