Journal Article

Physician patient communication failure facilitates medication errors in older polymedicated patients with multiple comorbidities.

Mira JJ; Orozco-Beltrán D; Pérez-Jover V; Martínez-Jimeno L; Gil-Guillén VF; Carratala-Munuera C; Sánchez-Molla M; Pertusa-Martínez S; Asencio-Aznar A.

This survey of older adults who were taking more than five prescription medications daily found a strong association between poor physician–patient communication and an increased risk of patient-reported medication errors.