Withdrawal of fall-risk-increasing drugs in older persons: effect on tilt-table test outcomes.

Abstract

OBJECTIVES To determine whether outcomes of tilt-table tests improved after withdrawal of fall-risk-increasing drugs (FRIDs). DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING Geriatric outpatient clinic. PARTICIPANTS Two hundred eleven new, consecutive outpatients, recruited from April 2003 until December 2004. MEASUREMENTS Tilt-table testing was performed… (More)

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