An evaluation of the prescribing appropriateness of Hong Kong elderly and the prevalence of preventable drug related admissions to hospital


Grant Data
Project Title
An evaluation of the prescribing appropriateness of Hong Kong elderly and the prevalence of preventable drug related admissions to hospital
Principal Investigator
Dr Lam, May Pui San   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Professor Wong Ian Chi Kei   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
12
Start Date
2013-01-01
Completion Date
2013-12-31
Amount
69990
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
Inappropriate prescribing, Elderly, STOPP/START criteria, Beers' criteria
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Panel
Medicine
HKU Project Code
10111431
Grant Type
Health and Medical Research Fund - Mini Grant
Funding Year
2012/2013
Status
Completed