Journal Article
Study

Suboptimal prescribing in elderly outpatients: potentially harmful drug-drug and drug-disease combinations.

Zhan C, Correa-de-Araujo R, Bierman AS, et al. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2005;53:262-7.

This AHRQ-funded study illustrates potentially harmful drug-drug and drug-disease combinations that occur in ambulatory care in the elderly population. Solutions are provided for minimizing the opportunities for harm associated with these combinations.