Inappropriate drugs in elderly patients with severe cognitive impairment: results from the shelter study

Francesco Landi, Rosa Liperoti, Roberto Bernabei, Graziano Onder, Giuseppe Ferdinando Colloca, Matteo Tosato, Davide Liborio Vetrano, E Topinkova, D Fialova, J Gindin, Hg Van Der Roest

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Abstract

It has been estimated that Nursing Home (NH) residents with impaired cognitive status receive an average of seven to eight drugs daily. The aim of this study was to determine prevalence and factors associated with use of inappropriate drugs in elderly patients with severe cognitive impairment living in NH in Europe.
Lingua originaleEnglish
pagine (da-a)e46669-e46669
RivistaPLoS One
Volume7
DOI
Stato di pubblicazionePubblicato - 2012

Keywords

  • drugs
  • elderly

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