Patterns in the use of benzodiazepines in British Columbia: Examining the impact of increasing research and guideline cautions against long-term use
Health policy (Amsterdam, Netherlands), Volume 97, Issue 2, 2010, Pages 122-129.
benzodiazepinespopulation characteristicsdrug utilizationbritish columbiasocioeconomic status
We examined changes in patterns of benzodiazepine use in British Columbia over a period of increasing evidence of harms associated with long-term use.Using linked administrative databases for the years 1996 and 2006, we performed logistic regression to examine how socio-economic and health factors affect the likelihood of benzodiazepine u...More
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