No administrar benzodiacepinas de vida media larga para el tratamiento crónico del insomnio, en personas mayores de 65 años.
Año: 2016
Sociedad Científica: Sociedad Española de Psiquiatría (SEP)
Áreas Clínicas: Salud Mental
Áreas Temáticas: Insomnio
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