Tacrine use in nursing homes: implications for prescribing new cholinesterase inhibitors. SAGE Study Group. Systematic Assessment of Geriatric Drug Use via Epidemiology

Giovanni Gambassi, Roberto Bernabei, Francesco Luigi Landi, Dr Gifford, Kl Lapane, V Mor

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Abstract

To describe the use of tacrine in nursing home residents using data from a clinically based resident assessment instrument used by all US nursing homes.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)238-244
Number of pages7
JournalNeurology
Volume52
Publication statusPublished - 1999

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Case-Control Studies
  • Cholinesterase Inhibitors
  • Databases, Factual
  • Demography
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Nursing Homes
  • Physician's Practice Patterns
  • Tacrine
  • United States

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