2010

Medication Management in Older Adults

A Concise Guide for Clinicians

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ISBN: 978-1-60327-456-2 (Print) 978-1-60327-457-9 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-10

    Is There a Problem? The Evidence of Types and Causes of Medication Errors by Healthcare Workers

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    Pages 11-27

    Quality Use of Medicines: Policy and Practice

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    Pages 29-42

    The Ethics of Prescribing Medications to Older People

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    Pages 43-52

    Common Medication Errors in the Acute Care Sector

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    Pages 53-67

    Common Medication Errors in Long-Term Care Settings

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    Pages 69-77

    The Impact of Medication on Nutritional Status of Older People

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    Pages 79-93

    Medication Management in Older Adults: What a Systematic Review Tells Us

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    Pages 95-104

    Misuse of Formulations in the Aged Care Setting

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    Pages 105-109

    Electronic Health Records, Medications, and Long-Term Care

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    Pages 111-117

    Computerized Order Entry

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    Pages 119-125

    Inappropriate Prescribing: Beers Criteria, Polypharmacy, and Drug Burden

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    Pages 127-135

    Dosing Errors: Age-Related Changes in Pharmacokinetics

  14. Back Matter

    Pages 137-140