Events

Reducing antipsychotic use in residential care


4 December 2012

Dr Clement Loy
Dr Clement Loy

Antipsychotics are commonly used for management of behavioral symptoms among people with dementia. While there has been a reduction in antipsychotic use for dementia in the United States, its use has continued to increase in Australian residential care facilities. Find out how Dr Clement Loy hopes to understand the gaps between evidence and practice in anti-psychotic drug use in residential care.

Find out more at the University Events website.


Time: 1pm

Location: Norman Gregg Lecture Theatre, Edward Ford Building

Cost: Free

Contact: Susan Martinez

Phone: 9036 5336

Email: 1b135c00055a3f5838381c0c10322d38401000501369561c40161b3f

More info: http://whatson.sydney.edu.au/events/published/reducing-antipsychotic-use-in-residential-care