Isabel Ferrero-López

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BACKGROUND Inappropriate prescriptions are common in older people admitted to nursing homes. Commonly used instruments to detect potential inappropriate prescriptions have limitations that have precluded wide use, and new instruments are needed. OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine the value of the Screening Tool of Older Person's potentially(More)
OBJECTIVE Inappropriate drug prescription is a common problem in people living in nursing homes and is linked to adverse health outcomes. This study assessed the effect of an educational intervention directed to nursing home physicians in reducing inappropriate prescription and improving health outcomes and resource utilization. DESIGN Prospective,(More)
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