Polypharmacy and potentially inappropriate medication use in older adults with cancer undergoing chemotherapy: Effect on chemotherapy-related toxicity and hospitalization during treatment Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Hospitalization
  • Inappropriate Prescribing
  • Neoplasms
  • Polypharmacy

abstract

  • Polypharmacy and PIM use were common but were not associated with chemotherapy-related toxicity or hospitalization in older adults with cancer.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4134360

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/jgs.12942

PubMed ID

  • 25041361

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1505

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 62

number

  • 8