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Adverse drug reactions in older people

In British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology (BJCP) the following article has been published: ‘Do emergency visits due to adverse drug reactions look different in older people? Results from the ADRED study’. Authors aimed to characterise the phenotype of adverse drug reactions in older patients. Confusion, deAhydration and bradycardia were more likely seen in older adults. Read […]

Two Ephor medals granted

Two ephor medals were granted during the Dutch Geriatric congress in ‘s Hertogenbosch on 6 February. The Ephor medal 2019 was granted to prof. dr. Denis O’Mahony at the Dutch Geriatric Congress on 6 February. Denis O’Mahony is a renowned Consultant Physician in Geriatric Medicine in Cork. He and his colleagues devised and validated the […]