Resources - Polypharmacy Toolkit

Canadian Geriatrics Society - Safer Prescribing in Elderly

GiiC Toolkit - Polypharmacy

American Geriatrics Society - BEERS Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults

Video - Chris Fan Lun - “Polypharmacy”

Learn about adverse drug outcomes in older adults, the principles behind the medication review process and strategies to address and manage polypharmacy.

Video - Dr. John Puxty - “When Normal Care May Not Necessarily be Good Care”

Dr. Puxty outlines the challenge of applying normal clinical practice guidelines for drug use to frail elderly, and finding a balance between avoiding harmful drugs while optimizing effective drugs for geriatric care.

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