Prescribing of potentially inappropriate medication in the elderly according to the recently published German PRISCUS list

U Amann, N Schmedt, U Dittmann & E Garbe
Background: For assessment of the impact of the recently published German PRISCUS list on prescribing of potentially inappropriate medication (PIM) in the elderly, baseline data of PIM prescribing in Germany are necessary. Aim of the study was to provide baseline prevalence of PIM prescribing in 2007[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]