Loop diuretics in patients aged 75 years or older: general practitioners' assessment of indications and possibilities for withdrawal


Objective: To examine the indications for prescription and possibilities for withdrawal of loop diuretics in community-dwelling patients aged 75 years or older, as reported by their general practitioners (GPs). Methods: Analysis of dispensary data to identify patients aged 75 years or older using loop diuretics on 1 February 1996. Questionnaires were sent… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s002280050467


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