Improving inappropriate prescribing by a medication review of older residents in long term care facilities in Dublin South City
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: BYRNE, Stephen (University College Cork, School of Pharmacy, Cork, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Brennan, Kieran (Pharmacy Department, Bru Chaoimhin,, Dublin, Ireland)
Prescribing is one of the most common medical interventions experienced by older people residing in long-term care facilities (LTCFs). Prescribing for this vulnerable population has been widely recognised as being poor in quality.
The aim of this work was to measure the impact of a pharmacist-conducted clinical review and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.