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Dementia and risk of adverse warfarin-related events in the nursing home setting.

Tjia J, Field T, Mazor KM, et al. Dementia and risk of adverse warfarin-related events in the nursing home setting. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2012;10(5):323-30. doi:10.1016/j.amjopharm.2012.09.003.

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November 21, 2012
Tjia J, Field T, Mazor KM, et al. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2012;10(5):323-30.
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Dementia appeared to be an independent risk factor for medication errors among a cohort of geriatric nursing home patients who were prescribed the anticoagulant warfarin. Increased nursing staff time seemed to mitigate this risk.

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Tjia J, Field T, Mazor KM, et al. Dementia and risk of adverse warfarin-related events in the nursing home setting. Am J Geriatr Pharmacother. 2012;10(5):323-30. doi:10.1016/j.amjopharm.2012.09.003.

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