Strategies for reducing polypharmacy and other medication-related problems in chronic kidney disease.

Abstract

Medication-related problems are very common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). These problems are often avoidable and can result in detrimental patient consequences and high financial costs. Despite these risks, it is often medically necessary to prescribe multiple medications to treat the comorbid conditions that accompany CKD. In addition… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1525-139X.2009.00629.x

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