Factors associated with polypharmacy and excessive polypharmacy in older people with intellectual disability differ from the general population: a cross-sectional observational nationwide study

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605463
Title:
Factors associated with polypharmacy and excessive polypharmacy in older people with intellectual disability differ from the general population: a cross-sectional observational nationwide study
Authors:
O'Dwyer, Máire; Peklar, Jure; McCallion, Philip; McCarron, Mary; Henman, Martin C
Citation:
Factors associated with polypharmacy and excessive polypharmacy in older people with intellectual disability differ from the general population: a cross-sectional observational nationwide study 2016, 6 (4):e010505 BMJ Open
Publisher:
BMJ Open
Journal:
BMJ Open
Issue Date:
4-Apr-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/605463
DOI:
10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010505
Additional Links:
http://bmjopen.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010505
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
To evaluate the prevalence of polypharmacy (5–9 medicines) and excessive polypharmacy (10+ medicines) and (2) to determine associated demographic and clinical characteristics in an ageing population with intellectual disabilities (IDs). Design: Observational cross-sectional study. Setting: Wave One (2009/2010) of the Intellectual Disability Supplement to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA).
Keywords:
MEDICINES; INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES; POLYPHARMACY
ISSN:
2044-6055; 2044-6055

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Dwyer, Máireen
dc.contributor.authorPeklar, Jureen
dc.contributor.authorMcCallion, Philipen
dc.contributor.authorMcCarron, Maryen
dc.contributor.authorHenman, Martin Cen
dc.date.accessioned2016-04-15T13:27:39Zen
dc.date.available2016-04-15T13:27:39Zen
dc.date.issued2016-04-04en
dc.identifier.citationFactors associated with polypharmacy and excessive polypharmacy in older people with intellectual disability differ from the general population: a cross-sectional observational nationwide study 2016, 6 (4):e010505 BMJ Openen
dc.identifier.issn2044-6055en
dc.identifier.issn2044-6055en
dc.identifier.doi10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010505en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/605463en
dc.descriptionTo evaluate the prevalence of polypharmacy (5–9 medicines) and excessive polypharmacy (10+ medicines) and (2) to determine associated demographic and clinical characteristics in an ageing population with intellectual disabilities (IDs). Design: Observational cross-sectional study. Setting: Wave One (2009/2010) of the Intellectual Disability Supplement to the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing (IDS-TILDA).en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBMJ Openen
dc.relation.urlhttp://bmjopen.bmj.com/lookup/doi/10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010505en
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to BMJ Openen
dc.subjectMEDICINESen
dc.subjectINTELLECTUAL DISABILITIESen
dc.subjectPOLYPHARMACYen
dc.titleFactors associated with polypharmacy and excessive polypharmacy in older people with intellectual disability differ from the general population: a cross-sectional observational nationwide studyen
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalBMJ Openen
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