Al Jazeera’s America Tonight Highlights Antipsychotic Problems

On March 11, Al Jazeera’s America Tonight program ran a story on the misuse of antipsychotics to restrain people with dementia. The story focused on two people with dementia who were chemically restrained while receiving long-term care with very little information going to their family members.


About achicotel

Anthony Chicotel is a staff attorney for CANHR. His areas of expertise include the rights of long-term care residents, nursing home litigation, health care decision-making, and conservatorships.
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