Heat Stroke Antidepressants 2010-05-26 Global ++Risk of Death: Heat Wave: Greater For Those Over 70 On Antidepressants

Paragraph eight reads:  "If an older person was on antidepressants during the heat wave, they had a 70% increased risk of death compared with controls; prior to the heat wave being on an antidepressant increased risk about 20%. Both increases were statistically significant (P < .05)."


Older Patients on Psychotropic Medications at Increased Risk of Death During Heat Waves: Presented at APA