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Analgesics for Pain and BPSD

posted on 2020-06-17, 06:34 authored by Melbourne Academic Centre for Health (MACH)
RCT investigating whether the administration of analgesic medications (paracetamol alone of in combination with codeine) improves BPSD in people with dementia living in residential aged care. Data collected from 80+ residents.


Institution name

National Aging Research Institute (NARI)

Unit name

National Aging Research Institute (NARI)

Principal contact name

Dr. Steven Savvas

Principal contact email address

Dataset ID


Available for research?

  • No

Collaborating institutions information

Not shared with collaborating institutions

Number of people/participants


Data source

  • Clinical

Study or collection type

  • Other - describe in comments

Data collection started

January 2012

Dataset still being added to?

  • No

Additional comments

Longitudinal/quantitative study