Study of Prescribing Pattern in Elderly Patients Visiting Medicine Outpatient Department at a Tertiary Care Hospital

Elderly have pathophysiological changes, higher incidence of chronic diseases, are at risk of polypharmacy and medication errors. Drug utilisation studies enable us to detect such problems and prioritize efforts to correct them. The current study was carried out with the objectives of delineating prescription pattern in elderly outpatients, determining the… CONTINUE READING