Runganga M, Peel NM, Hubbard RE. Multiple medication use in older patients in post-acute transitional care: a prospective cohort study. Clinical interventions in aging. 9(9). 1453-62. PMID: 25214773 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC4158998
Older adults with a range of comorbidities are often prescribed multiple medications, which may impact on their function and cognition and increase the potential for drug interactions and adverse events.