A study for drugs with increased risk for worse clinical outcomes in elderly patients receiving multi-drug therapy

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: NISHIDA, Shohei (Gifu University Hospital, Pharmacy, Gifu, Japan)
  • Co-author(s): Shohei Nishida: Pharmacy, Gifu University Hospital, Gifu, Japan
    Akio Suzuki: Pharmacy, Gifu University Hospital, Gifu, Japan
    Yuichi Hayashi: Neurology and Geriatrics, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Ryo Kobayashi: Pharmacy, Gifu University Hospital, Gifu, Japan
    Takashi Inuzuka: Neurology and Geriatrics, Gifu University Graduate School of Medicine, Gifu, Japan
    Yoshinori Itoh: Pharmacy, Gifu University Hospital, Gifu, Japan
  • Abstract:

    Methods

    A retrospective study was conducted for 135 elderly patients (≥ 65 years old) who admitted to a neurology ward of Gifu University Hospital during October 2007 to December 2011. ADRs were graded according to the CTCAE v4.0, and the median duration of hospitalization was estimated from Kaplan-Meier plot. Drug with a risk for inducing grade ≥

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