Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Older Adults: Deprescribing with a Clinical Pharmacist

outlines medications to avoid with older adults

  1. haloperidol
    Study Author(s):
    Ammerman, Simpkins, Warman, Downs
    Journal Name:
    Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 67:115-118, 2019
    Publication Date:
    OBJECTIVES: To compare the effects of a Geriatric Patient-Aligned Care Team (GeriPACT) on deprescribing of potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs) in individuals aged 80 and older with usual care (UC) in the Veterans Affairs setting.

    Risk versus benefits discussion.