Journal Article
Review

Inappropriateness of medication prescriptions to elderly patients in the primary care setting: a systematic review.

Opondo D, Eslami S, Visscher S, et al. PloS one. 2012;7:e43617.

Nearly 1 in 5 elderly outpatients is prescribed at least one potentially inappropriate medication, according to this systematic review of 19 studies of prescribing practices in geriatrics.