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Benzodiazepines Episodes

3 Signs of Deviant Benzo Prescribing [60 Sec Psych]

June 20, 2020 | Podcasts

A group of French psychiatrists released two papers this month that looked into how often physicians prescribe benzodiazepines and hypnotics in ways that deviate from the guidelines. The result: 20-30% of these prescriptions deviated, and the rate was even higher in chronic medical and psychiatric disorders: 45-68%. But what I found most useful in the

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