Potentially inappropriate medication and hospitalization/emergency department visits among the elderly in Korea.

@article{Jeon2018PotentiallyIM,
  title={Potentially inappropriate medication and hospitalization/emergency department visits among the elderly in Korea.},
  author={Ha-Lim Jeon and Juhee Park and Euna Han and Dong Sook Kim},
  journal={International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care},
  year={2018},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={
          50-56
        }
}
Objective To investigate the association between potentially inappropriate medicine (PIM) use, defined using the American Geriatric Society (AGS) 2012 Beers criteria, and the risk of hospitalization or emergency department (ED) visits in elderly patients, and to examine the most frequently used PIMs among patients with adverse outcomes. Design/Setting… CONTINUE READING