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Issues in the use of depot antipsychotics
Journal of Psychological Nursing (1989)
  • Mary Anne Middlemiss, Syracuse University
  • Linda S Beeber
Abstract

More reader mail has arrived! Melodie Schwarz, RN, of the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey wrote that in her work with longterm, chronic clients in an urban community mental health center, she often administers long-acting depot injections of antipsychotics. She asked a series of questions about injection techniques and the indications for using these preparations. As we looked into these issues, we found some interesting variations among clinicians regionally and nationally.

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Publication Date
June, 1989
Citation Information
Mary Anne Middlemiss and Linda S Beeber. "Issues in the use of depot antipsychotics" Journal of Psychological Nursing Vol. 27 Iss. 6 (1989)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/maryanne_middlemiss/6/