Tuesday, 13 October 2015

Antipsychotic Guidelines for Dementia Patients (2): W Hunter Watson, July 2015

Here is a link to the Paper 'Antipsychotic Guidelines for Dementia Patients' (2) by W Hunter Watson, July 2015

"The use of these drugs in those with dementia has substantial clinical risk attached, including a conservative estimate of 1,800 extra deaths and 820 extra serious adverse events such as stroke per year."
Sube Banerjee, Professor of Mental Health and Ageing, King's College London


Received this morning in an Email from Mr Watson, sent to an MSP and copied to others, including me:



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'Stand up to Mental Health Act' Letter by Hunter Watson, Sunday Express 12 October 2014:

 


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