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Older people's experiences of medicine changes on leaving hospital.

Bagge M, Norris P, Heydon S, Tordoff J. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2014;10:791-800.

October 22, 2014
Bagge M, Norris P, Heydon S, et al. Res Social Admin Pharm. 2013;10(5):791-800.

This qualitative study revealed that numerous changes were made to elderly patients' medications at hospital discharge, but many patients lacked understanding of the reasons for these changes and often reported that nobody had discussed the changes with them prior to discharge.