Clinical Care Resources - Medications & Polypharmacy

This clinical reference provides the evidence to support the over-the-counter (OTC) medications time tool medications time tool from the Americal College of Preventive Medicine.

This article describes the best approaches to reduce adverse drug events in the elderly. The summary and tables provided highlight best practices. 8 Pages

This article outlines the issue of polypharmacy among older adults and their increased risk for adverse drug reactions. The article describes:

  • Age-related changes,
  • The lack of evidence for medication use in the elderly, and
  • Strategies for reducing polypharmacy.