older patients, geriatric pharmacology, inappropriate prescription, multiple medications
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2012;5(0):CD008165 Systematic Review, Cochrane Review
IN older patients, geriatric pharmacology, inappropriate prescription, multiple medications The Use of
multifaceted pharmaceutical care provided in a variety of settings
As Treatment, Acute
Is better Than
no intervention
To reduce inappropriate drug prescription and possibly (only 3 studies repporting) the number of adverse drug events (RR 0.65). Effect on hospital admissions (four studies) was conflicting.