Elderly renal function: drugs and pharmacists surveillance
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: CABRITA, José (Faculty of Pharmacy of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Soares, MA (Faculty of Pharmacy of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
Martins, SO (Faculty of Pharmacy of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal)
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE Ageing process leads to physiological changes in several organ systems as in renal function affecting pharmacokinetics and drug action that can induce adverse events. Dose adjustment to patient's renal function is recommended to prevent adverse events dosage-related in elderly patients. The aim of the study is to evaluate.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.