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Increased Use of Medications Seen Among Older Americans

Dr. Sherry Glied of CUMC reports Findings in Health Affairs
May 5, 2009

A rising number of people of all ages received treatment for mental disorders over the 10 years, but there's evidence that the most seriously ill may be receiving less care from specialists, says the study by health policy researchers Sherry Glied of Columbia University and Richard Frank of Harvard Medical School. The report in Health Affairs covers trends in the well-being of those with mental health problems.

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