POTENTIALLY INAPPROPRIATE MEDICINES IN HOSPITALISED ELDERLY PATIENTS
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: MUCALO, Iva (University of Zagreb Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Centre for Applied Pharmacy, Zagreb, Croatia)
- Co-author(s): Iva Mucalo
Certain drugs are classified as potentially inappropriate medications (PIM) for the elderly because they carry an increased risk of adverse drug events in this patient group.
One hundred and nine patients acutely and electively admitted to the Clinic of Internal Medicine University Hospital Dubrava were included in the study. For each patient full.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.