Johanna Jyrkkä

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BACKGROUND Although the increasing use of drugs in elderly persons has raised many concerns in recent years, the process leading to polypharmacy (PP) and excessive polypharmacy (EPP) remains largely(More)
PURPOSE To determine the association of polypharmacy with nutritional status, functional ability and cognitive capacity among elderly persons. METHODS This was a prospective cohort study of 294(More)
OBJECTIVE Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) is a common emergency, with in-hospital mortality between 3 and 14%. However, the long-term mortality and causes of death are unknown. We investigated(More)