- Rural residence and prescription medication use by community-dwelling older adults: a review of the literatureRuby E Grymonpre
Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
J Rural Health 24:203-9. 2008..Due to various barriers to health care access in the rural setting, there is concern that rural older adults might have lower access to prescribed medications than their urban counterparts...
- Impact of residence on prevalence and intensity of prescription drug use among older adultsAnita G Carrie
Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Ann Pharmacother 40:1932-8. 2006..Rural residents reportedly have reduced access to healthcare services secondary to transportation difficulties, a limited supply of healthcare workers and facilities, and financial constraints...