Determination of geriatric patients' drug profile and identify their pharmaceutical care requirements by determining potential risk factors


SANCAR M., Mutlu B. Y. , OKUYAN B., Izzettin F. V.

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, vol.2, no.5, pp.280-283, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eurger.2011.07.011
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.280-283
  • Keywords: Pharmaceutical care, Geriatric patient, Polypharmacy, Clinical pharmacy, INAPPROPRIATE MEDICATION USE, EXPLICIT CRITERIA, NURSING-HOMES
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Purpose: The aim of this study is to evaluate the geriatric drug usage, assess the appropriateness of their drug treatment and identify their pharmaceutical care requirements.