Trends in the long-term use of benzodiazepine anxiolytics and hypnotics

A national register study for 2006 to 2014

Terhi Kurko, Leena K. Saastamoinen, Annamari Tuulio-Henriksson, Tero Taiminen, Jari Tiihonen, Marja Airaksinen, Jarmo Hietala

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Original languageEnglish
JournalPharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety
Volume27
Issue number6
Pages (from-to)674-682
Number of pages9
ISSN1053-8569
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • anxiolytics
  • benzodiazepines
  • hypnotics
  • pharmacoepidemiology
  • INAPPROPRIATE MEDICATION USE
  • DRUG-USE PERIODS
  • OLDER-ADULTS
  • FOLLOW-UP
  • PRIMARY-CARE
  • PRESCRIPTION
  • POPULATION
  • USAGE
  • ZOPICLONE
  • ZOLPIDEM
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health
  • 317 Pharmacy

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Kurko, Terhi ; Saastamoinen, Leena K. ; Tuulio-Henriksson, Annamari ; Taiminen, Tero ; Tiihonen, Jari ; Airaksinen, Marja ; Hietala, Jarmo. / Trends in the long-term use of benzodiazepine anxiolytics and hypnotics : A national register study for 2006 to 2014. In: Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2018 ; Vol. 27, No. 6. pp. 674-682.
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In: Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, Vol. 27, No. 6, 06.2018, p. 674-682.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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