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Polypharmacy and specific comorbidities in university primary care settings

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Aubert, Carole E
Streit, Sven
Da Costa, Bruno R
Collet, Tinh-Hai
Bauer, Doug
Aujesky, Drahomir
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Published in European Journal of Internal Medicine. 2016, vol. 35, p. 35-42
Abstract Polypharmacy is associated with adverse events and multimorbidity, but data are limited on its association with specific comorbidities in primary care settings. We measured the prevalence of polypharmacy and inappropriate prescribing, and assessed the association of polypharmacy with specific comorbidities.
Keywords AgedAged80 and overCardiovascular Diseases/drug therapyComorbidityCross-Sectional StudiesDatabasesFactualDiabetes Mellitus/drug therapyFemaleHospitalsUniversityHumansHypertension/drug therapyInappropriate Prescribing/statistics & numerical dataLogistic ModelsMaleMiddle AgedMultivariate AnalysisPolypharmacyPrimary Health CareRenal InsufficiencyChronic/drug therapySwitzerland
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AUBERT, Carole E et al. Polypharmacy and specific comorbidities in university primary care settings. In: European Journal of Internal Medicine, 2016, vol. 35, p. 35-42. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:100243

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