Improving medicine selection for older people: do we need an Australian classification for inappropriate medicines use?

J. Simon Bell, David G. Le Couteur, Andrew John McLachlan, Timothy F. Chen, Rebekah J. Moles, Benjamin J. Basger, Sarah N Hilmer

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Abstract

General practitioners manage complex medicine regimens and multiple comorbidities in older people. While medicine use usually leads to benefits for older people, the process of prescribing medicines is becoming increasingly complex.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)9-10
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Family Physician
Volume41
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2012
Externally publishedYes

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