M S Giron
Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
- Psychotropic drug use in elderly people with and without dementiaM S Giron
Division of Geriatric Medicine, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:900-6. 2001..To determine the prevalence of psychotropic drug use in very old persons with and without dementia in two time periods, and describe the patterns of psychotropic drug use between institutions and non-institutions...
- Clinical trials of potential antidepressants: to what extent are the elderly represented: a reviewMaria Stella T Giron
Aging Research Center ARC, Division of Geriatric Epidemiology, Neurotec Department, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:201-17. 2005..This article reviews the literature on the extent to which the elderly are represented in clinical trials of potential antidepressants...
- Sleep problems in a very old population: drug use and clinical correlatesMaria Stella T Giron
Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 57:M236-40. 2002..Complaints of disturbed or dissatisfied sleep are common among older people. This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of sleep problems in very old persons and its relation to physical and mental health and drug use...
- The appropriateness of drug use in an older nondemented and demented populationM S Giron
Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Occupational Therapy and Elderly Care Research, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
J Am Geriatr Soc 49:277-83. 2001..The exposure of demented subjects to psychotropic drugs and nondemented subjects to cardiovascular drugs reflect the high frequency of prescribing these drugs in this population...