Effectiveness of integrated care for complex patients - What's the evidence?
- In: D5 - Pharmacy Practice Research: Assessing the evidence and research needs of integrated care for complex patients on Thursday, 5 September 2013, 14:00-17:00
- At: Dublin (Ireland) (2013)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HUGHES, Carmel (Queen's University Belfast, Pharmacy, Belfast, United Kingdom)
With an ageing population which is clinically complex, there is increasing emphasis on optimal prescribing of medicines in patients who have multiple medical conditions i.e multimorbidity. Management of multimorbidity may require the use of appropriate polypharmacy, and achieving the balance between [simplequote]many drugs[simplequote] and.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.