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"Doctors are not adhering to guidelines and are relying on their "clinical judgement" with little knowledge of the actual action of these drugs...These drugs lead to crime in many ways. Some of us think it is the medical profession that should be in the dock."
- Susan Bibby

"...my teenage years were all dictated through a barbiturate haze... Without my parents knowledge or approval, I stopped. How I did it I can't remember. I was 14 or 15 at the time, all my life these drugs had been my constant "companions". It was not easy."
- Patrick Michael

"The problem was we didn't have proper time to spend with residents, so often the chemical cosh was an easy solution to a stressful day. When I got home I used to feel stressed, guilty and worried and sat and cried."
- Residential care worker A

Using the chemical cosh - Residential care worker A

KILLING YOUR PARENTS SLOWLY - The residential care delivery man

Residential care questions - Faxfn

Experiences of nursing homes - Bank Nurse A

NVQs - forcing good people out of important jobs - Experienced worker in care

NVQs - we will loose some of the best workers. - Recruitment for care