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Analgesics for Pain and Depression

posted on 2020-06-28, 00:40 authored by Melbourne Academic Centre for Health (MACH)
RCT investigating whether the administration of analgesic medications (paracetamol alone of in combination with codeine) improves depression 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

None advised

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


Dataset still being added to?

  • No

Additional comments

Longitudinal- quantitative study