Potentially inappropriate medication in two German elderly cohorts

Stefanie Holt, Ulrich Thiem, Claudia Diederichs, Klaus Berger, Sven Schmiedl, Jacek Szymanski & Petra A. Thürmann
Introduction: Elderly patients receive the highest share of all drugs in western countries. Several of these drugs are classified as potentially inappropriate medication (PIM) for elderly people due to their increased risk for causing adverse drug reactions (ADR). Based on the German PIM list, which[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]