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Polypharmacy

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Managing inappropriate polypharmacy

This module provides an overview of appropriate and inappropriate polypharmacy and its management with reference to national guidance, and also examines the role of deprescribing.

Tackling prescribed medicine dependence and withdrawal

Community pharmacists need to be part of the solution for the millions of people across the UK grappling with prescription drug dependence and withdrawal.

Polypharmacy: Getting Our Medicines Right

New guidance Published by RPS -  Polypharmacy: getting our medicines right!

Drug use in the elderly

How can we tackle inappropriate prescribing and poor adherence in elderly patients?

Polypharmacy: part one

The role of pharmacy teams in understanding polypharmacy.

Polypharmacy: part two

Optimising medicines in polypharmacy and adopting a patient-centred approach.

Polypharmacy: part three

How to put your new and/or improved knowledge of polypharmacy into practice.

Polypharmacy increases elderly hospitalisations

Polypharmacy and other factors associated with increased risks of hospitalisation among nursing home residents



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