Prescribing of potentially inappropriate medication (PIM) according to the PRISCUS list in elderly – data of the SHI sample AOK Hesse/KV Hesse

Ingrid Schubert, Jutta Küpper-Nybelen, Stefanie Holt & Petra Thuermann
Introduction: Since publication of the first compilation of potentially inappropriate medication (PIM) for the elderly in the United States in the late 1990s – the Beers list – there was an ongoing discussion about the need for a country specific list in Germany. With the recently published[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]