Analysis of NSAIDs use in the Veteran’s hospital in South Korea
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: BACK, Soyoung (Seoul veteran hospital, Seoul, South-Korea)
- Co-author(s): Kwon, Haesuk (Seoul veteran hospital, SEOUL, South-Korea)
Lee, Hyungsoon (Seoul veteran hospital, SEOUL, South-Korea)
Ryu, Jaegon (Seoul veteran hospital, SEOUL, South-Korea)
BACKGROUND: Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are clinically useful in the treatment of inflammatory diseases, pain, and neuromuscular disorder. However, most elderly patients have higher risk for developing gastrointestinal complications and decreasing renal function with chronic use of NSAIDs. Many patients of Seoul Veteran Hospital.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.