Impact of a geriatric nursing home palliative care service on unnecessary medication prescribing

Alternate title: 
J2 - Am J Geriatr Pharmacother
Secondary title: 
T2 - American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy
Short title: 
Impact of a geriatric nursing home palliative care service on unnecessary medication prescribing
Authors: 
Suhrie, Erin M.
Hanlon, Joseph T.
Jaffe, Emily J.
Sevick, Mary Ann
Ruby, Christine M.
Aspinall, Sherrie L.
Volume: 
7
Start page: 
20-5
Annotations: 
Type C, Priority 5, service delivery
Date: 
Feb
Year: 
2009
Accession number: 
19281937
Database: 
MEDLINE Cohort
Number: 
M1 - 1
Serial: 
1543-5946
Type of work: 
M3 - Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.
ID: 
13061
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjopharm.2009.02.001
Notes: 
N1 - Suhrie EM Hanlon JT Jaffe EJ Sevick MA Ruby CM Aspinall SL P30 AG024827 (United States NIA NIH HHS) P30AG024827 (United States NIA NIH HHS) R01AG027017 (United States NIA NIH HHS)
Key words: 
Aged
Aged, 80 and over
*Drug Prescriptions/st [Standards]
Drug Prescriptions/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
Drug Therapy/sn [Statistics & Numerical Data]
*Drug Utilization Review/mt [Methods]
*Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Female
Homes for the Aged/og [Organization & Administration]
Humans
Male
Nursing Homes/og [Organization & Administration]
*Pain/dt [Drug Therapy]
*Palliative Care/og [Organization & Administration]
*Patient Care Team/og [Organization & Administration]
Polypharmacy
Retrospective Studies
United States
Veterans
Types of evidence: 
Type C
Priorities of Care: 
Priority 5: Plan and do
Other annotations: 
Service delivery