Journal Article
Study

Potentially inappropriate prescribing for elderly patients in 2 outpatient settings.

Maio V, Hartmann CW, Poston S, et al. American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality. 2006;21:162-8.

The research team comparatively examined incidents of potentially inappropriate prescribing for elderly patients at a nursing home and at a general practice. They found that inappropriate prescribing may be prevalent in both settings.