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Grantee in the News: Donovan T. Maust in ScienceDaily on how prescriptions for sedatives in older adults vary widely

Oct 24
2018

Grantee in the News: Donovan T. Maust in ScienceDaily on how prescriptions for sedatives in older adults vary widely View MoreBACK

On October 18, 2018, ScienceDaily highlighted the research of AFAR expert Donovan T. Maust, M.D. on the wide variation of prescribing benzodiazepines to Medicare beneficiaries across the United States. The article cites research that Dr. Maust co-authored in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Dr. Maust is a 2014 Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging scholar.

Read “Medicating distress: Risky sedative prescriptions for older adults vary widely” here. Read the original research in the Journal of General Internal Medicine here.





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