Intervention Review

Antipsychotic medication for elderly people with schizophrenia

  1. Richard Marriott1,*,
  2. Wendy Neil2,
  3. Susie Waddingham3

Editorial Group: Cochrane Schizophrenia Group

Published Online: 25 JAN 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 3 SEP 2005

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005580

How to Cite

Marriott R, Neil W, Waddingham S. Antipsychotic medication for elderly people with schizophrenia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD005580. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005580.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Calder Unit, Fieldhead Hospital, South Yorkshire Mental Health Trust, Wakefireld, West Yorkshire, UK

  2. 2

    NHS, Aire Court Community Unit, Leeds, UK

  3. 3

    NHS, Millside Community Unit, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

*Richard Marriott, South Yorkshire Mental Health Trust, Calder Unit, Fieldhead Hospital, Ouchthorpe Lane, Wakefireld, West Yorkshire, WF1 3SP, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 25 JAN 2006


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