Merete Osler, MD, DMSc

Center for Clinical Research and Prevention
Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospitals
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Section for Epidemiology
Department of Public Health
University of Copenhagen

Martin Balslev Jørgensen, MD, DMSc

Psychiatric Center Copenhagen
Department O, Rigshospitalet
Institute of Clinical Medicine
University of Copenhagen

Accredited by

American Psychiatric Association

Course Description

Benzodiazepines and Z-drugs are two of the most prescribed agents worldwide. However, because of their cognitive side effects, the question of their influence on the risk of dementia has been raised. The authors examined the association of benzodiazepines, Z-drugs, and other anxiolytics with incident dementia in patients with affective disorders.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2020-Jun-01
Expiration Date:2022-May-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
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