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if you have
Polypharmacy or Adverse Drug Reaction
and you are
over 65
years old
Phase
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The purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine whether an educational intervention given towards health care providers working in primary health care centers can reduce inappropriate prescribing in the elderly patient and thus reduce number and length of drug-related hospitalizations as well as number of emergency department visits in this patient group.

Provided treatments

  • Other: Educational intervention
Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT01732302. The sponsor of the trial is Karolinska Institutet and it is looking for 69 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
Educational Intervention to Reduce Drug-related Hospitalizations and Visits in Emergency Departments in Elderly Primary Health Care Patients - a Cluster-randomized Controlled Trial