Special or Theme Issue

Polypharmacy.

Ardenne M, Reitnauer PG. Arzneimittel-Forschung. 1975;25:1369-79.

Older patients are likely to be prescribed multiple medications, which can increase risks. Articles in this special issue explore polypharmacy in a variety of care settings and provide tactics for improvement, such as enhancing care integration for older patients through medication reconciliation and deprescribing initiatives.