Implementation of STOPP (Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions) and START (Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right Treatment) as a clinical pharmacy service to facilitate three monthly medication reviews in an elderly community nursing unit population [thesis] / by Shirley Armitage

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/245035
Title:
Implementation of STOPP (Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions) and START (Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right Treatment) as a clinical pharmacy service to facilitate three monthly medication reviews in an elderly community nursing unit population [thesis] / by Shirley Armitage
Other Titles:
A thesis submitted in part fulfilment of the requirements for the award of MSc in Clinical Pharmacy.
Authors:
Armitage, Shirley Louise
Affiliation:
Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore
Publisher:
The Robert Gordon University
Issue Date:
Oct-2011
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/245035
Item Type:
Thesis
Language:
en
Description:
The objective of this study was to implement STOPP (Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions) and START (Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right Treatment) as a clinical pharmacy service to facilitate three monthly medication reviews in an elderly community nursing unit population. The study also evaluates the acceptability of the clinical pharmacy service to General Practitioners.
Keywords:
RESEARCH; HEALTH SCREENING; PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES; PHARMACY; GENERAL PRACTITIONERS; OLDER PEOPLE; COMMUNITY CARE

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorArmitage, Shirley Louiseen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-09-19T15:32:30Z-
dc.date.available2012-09-19T15:32:30Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/245035-
dc.descriptionThe objective of this study was to implement STOPP (Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions) and START (Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right Treatment) as a clinical pharmacy service to facilitate three monthly medication reviews in an elderly community nursing unit population. The study also evaluates the acceptability of the clinical pharmacy service to General Practitioners.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherThe Robert Gordon Universityen_GB
dc.subjectRESEARCHen_GB
dc.subjectHEALTH SCREENINGen_GB
dc.subjectPHARMACEUTICAL SERVICESen_GB
dc.subjectPHARMACYen_GB
dc.subjectGENERAL PRACTITIONERSen_GB
dc.subjectOLDER PEOPLEen_GB
dc.subjectCOMMUNITY CAREen_GB
dc.titleImplementation of STOPP (Screening Tool of Older Person’s Prescriptions) and START (Screening Tool to Alert doctors to Right Treatment) as a clinical pharmacy service to facilitate three monthly medication reviews in an elderly community nursing unit population [thesis] / by Shirley Armitageen_GB
dc.title.alternativeA thesis submitted in part fulfilment of the requirements for the award of MSc in Clinical Pharmacy.en_GB
dc.typeThesisen
dc.contributor.departmentMidlands Regional Hospital, Tullamoreen_GB
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