Affiliation: University College Cork
- Application of STOPP and START criteria: interrater reliability among pharmacistsCristin Ryan
School of Pharmacy, University College Cork, Cork, Republic of Ireland
Ann Pharmacother 43:1239-44. 2009..Consistent, reliable application of STOPP and START is essential for the screening tools to be used effectively by pharmacists...
- Ordering off the menu: assessing compliance with a nonformulary medication policyTara L Pummer
School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Ann Pharmacother 43:1251-7. 2009..Institutional policies can support compliance with formulary systems and address these issues. However, periodic review is needed to assess the effectiveness of NFM policies...
- Doctors' perspectives on the barriers to appropriate prescribing in older hospitalized patients: a qualitative studyShane Cullinan
Pharmaceutical Care Research Group, School of Pharmacy, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland
Br J Clin Pharmacol 79:860-9. 2015....
- STOPP/START criteria for potentially inappropriate prescribing in older people: version 2Denis O'Mahony
Geriatric Medicine, University College Cork, Cork, Munster, Ireland Geriatric Medicine, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Munster, Ireland
Age Ageing 44:213-8. 2015..Screening tool of older people's prescriptions (STOPP) and screening tool to alert to right treatment (START) criteria were first published in 2008. Due to an expanding therapeutics evidence base, updating of the criteria was required...
- Potentially inappropriate prescribing in an Irish elderly population in primary careCristin Ryan
School of Pharmacy, University College Cork, Ireland
Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:936-47. 2009..The prevalence of potentially inappropriate prescribing and prescribing omissions in the elderly population presenting to hospital with acute illness is high according to STOPP and START criteria...