Charlson Comorbidity Index, inappropriate medication use and cognitive impairment Bermuda Triangle


SILAY K., Yalcin A., Akinci S., Gursoy F. G., ŞENER DEDE D.

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, vol.129, pp.799-804, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 129
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00508-017-1253-4
  • Journal Name: WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.799-804
  • Ankara Yıldırım Beyazıt University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background The aim is to evaluate the association between the Charlson Comorbidity Index (CCI), polypharmacy, inappropriate medication use and cognitive impairment in long-term care facility patients.