Correlation of hospitalization and prescription of potentially inappropriate medication based on the PRISCUS listan analysis from the German Statutory Health Insurance

Frank Henschel, Stephanie Stock & Martin Siegel
Objective: To identify hospitalizations via specific diagnoses related to adverse drug events (ADE) in elderly patients receiving potentially inappropriate medication (PIM) Design retrospective cohort study: Setting full census of patient data from a large sickness fund of the German statutory health[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]