• Potential prescribing omissions vs polypharmacy among elderly patients 

      Blanco-Reina, Encarnacion; Ariza-Zafra, Gabriel; Ocaña-Riola, Ricardo; León-Ortíz, Matilde (2013-10-25)
      Objective: Screening tools have been formulated to identify potentially inappropriate prescribing (PIP) in older people. Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions (STOPP) and Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right ...
    • Underuse of indicated medications in elderly 

      Blanco-Reina, Encarnacion; Ariza-Zafra, Gabriel; Ocaña-Riola, Ricardo; Medina-Cáliz, Inmaculada; Márquez, Elisa I.; [et al.] (2015-07-23)
      Introduction: Treatment omissions are very important to value the quality of pharmacological therapy. In fact, suboptimal prescribing has been defined as overuse (polypharmacy), inappropriate prescribing (drug whose risks ...