Analgesic and concurrent medication use amongst elderly Irish adults
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: HENMAN, Martin (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Kennedy, M.C. (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland)
Cousins, G. (RCSI, Dublin, Ireland)
Mortellini, N. (RCSI, Dublin, Ireland)
Kenny, R.A. (TILDA, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland)
Pain is an unpleasant sensory experience of nociceptive, neuropathic, central or psychogenic origin and affects 25-50% of community-dwelling elderly. Pharmacological treatment may use combinations of analgesics, concurrent adjuvants and other drugs.
To evaluate the interrelationships between demographic and clinical features of a .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.