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Inappropriate medication use in the elderly: results from a quality improvement project in 99 primary care practices.

Wessell AM, Nietert PJ, Jenkins RG, et al. The American Journal of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy. 2008;6.

A quality improvement intervention involving academic detailing, site visits, and feedback on prescribing practices successfully reduced inappropriate medication prescribing in geriatric primary care patients.