Health Care Practitioners' Perspectives on Deprescribing Anticholinergic and Sedative Medications in Older Adults.


BACKGROUND Anticholinergic and sedative (ACh-Sed) medications are commonly prescribed for older adults and are associated with adverse events. OBJECTIVES (1) To investigate perspectives of health care practitioners (HCPs) surrounding deprescribing (withdrawal) of ACh-Sed medications in older adults; (2) to assess HCPs' perspectives on the design and… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1060028016652997