What is it about?
The PIM identified by the beers criteria was associated with readmission to the elderly, whereas the Chinese criteria showed no association with adverse outcomes.
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Why is it important?
There are few follow-up studies on the correlation between PIM and readmission and death in the elderly in China. This investigation can arouse clinicians' attention to PIM
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This page is a summary of: Relationship Between Potentially Inappropriate Medications And The Risk Of Hospital Readmission And Death In Hospitalized Older Patients, Clinical Interventions in Aging, November 2019, Taylor & Francis, DOI: 10.2147/cia.s218849.
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