Assessment of fall risk medications of inpatients in a regional hospital in taiwan
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: HSU, Chi-Chien (FooYin University Hospital, Pharmacy Department, Pingtung county, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Tsai, Yen-Fu (FooYin University Hospital, Pingtung county, China Taiwan)
Falling is significantly related to morbidity and mortality. It may also lead to increased health care utilization. Moreover, there is increasing recognition that inappropriate prescribing and polypharmacy may contribute to falls in patients.
The study aimed to evaluate medications with fall risk of inpatients in a regional.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.