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Expanded Coverage of Benzodiazepine Increases Rate of Overdose, Fall-Related Injury Among OAs

April 15, 2020

php logoDonovan T Maust, MD, MS, geriatric psychiatrist, discusses his recent study highlighting the rates of overdoses among adults aged 65 to 69 as well as fall-related injuries among adults 80 years and older following Medicare’s expansion of benzodiazepine coverage. 


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