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Assessing medication appropriateness in the elderly: a review of available measures.

Shelton, P. S.;  Fritsch, M. A.;  Scott, M. A.
Drugs & aging. Volume 16; Issue 6; Pages 437-50; 2000
Type:   Journal Article;  Review

The disproportionate use of medications, combined with age-related pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic changes, places older adults at high risk for medication related problems (MRPs). MRPs demonstrate significant morbidity, mortality and economic im...
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Assessing Medication Appropriateness in the Elderly

Shelton, Penny;  Fritsch, Michelle;  Scott, Mollie
Drugs & Aging. Volume 16; Issue 6; Pages 437-450; 2000
Type:   Review

Abstract The disproportionate use of medications, combined with age-related pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic changes, places older adults at high risk for medication related problems (MRPs). MRPs demonstrate significant morbidity, mortality and ec...
 Abstract