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New use of antipsychotic drugs in elderly people with dementia may increase the mortality risk

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  • Notes: Only all-cause mortality was assessed. Analyses could not adjust for unmeasured confounders. Analyses did not consider the specific antipsychotic drug used.

  • Source of funding: Canadian Institutes for Health Research.

  • ▸ An additional table is published online only at


  • Competing interests: None.

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