Severe drug interactions and potentially inappropriate medication usage in elderly cancer patients


Due to more comorbidities, polypharmacy is common in elderly patients and drug interactions are inevitable. It is also challenging to treat an elderly patient with a diagnosis of cancer. Prevalence and clinical impacts of drug interactions and using potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs) have been studied in geriatric patients. However, these are not… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00520-016-3409-6


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