Tips for minimising polypharmacy
Researchers from the University of Sydney say they have developed a novel approach to minimising polypharmacy in older patients.
They have identified a typology of the cohort which they say may be helpful in guiding more effective decision-making and managing their medicines for them.
They have categorised three distinct types to help clinicians tailor their communication approaches.
People who are resistant to deprescribing and are attached to their medications because they believe it keeps them healthy. This group likes to