THE STUDY OF THE POTENTIALLY INAPPROPRIATE MEDICATIONS USING NON-STEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY AGENTS IN THE ELDERLY
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: KO, Weihsin (Min-Sheng General Hospital, Pharmacy department, Taoyuan City, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Weihsin Ko
Taiwan has become an aging country. The medication in the elderly easily appears adverse event because of physiological change. The STOPP & START is a well-established tool to detect potentially inappropriate prescriptions in the elderly. Pharmacists can use these results to figure out non-rational prescriptions.
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