Emily R Hajjar

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unnecessary drug use in frail older people at hospital discharge
    Emily R Hajjar
    Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1518-23. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy in elderly patients
    Emily R Hajjar
    Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:345-51. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug reaction risk factors in older outpatients
    Emily R Hajjar
    Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy and the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 1:82-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Potential drug-disease interactions in frail, hospitalized elderly veterans
    Catherine I Lindblad
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:412-7. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of all and preventable adverse drug reactions in frail elderly persons after hospital stay
    Joseph T Hanlon
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and Center for Health Equity Research, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:511-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinically important drug-disease interactions and their prevalence in older adults
    Catherine I Lindblad
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0353, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1133-43. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy and health beliefs in older outpatients
    Michelle I Rossi
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Pittsburgh VAMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:317-23. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Unnecessary drug use in frail older people at hospital discharge
    Emily R Hajjar
    Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:1518-23. 2005
    ..To determine the prevalence and predictors of unnecessary drug use at hospital discharge in frail elderly patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy in elderly patients
    Emily R Hajjar
    Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:345-51. 2007
    ..Polypharmacy (ie, the use of multiple medications and/or the administration of more medications than are clinically indicated, representing unnecessary drug use) is common among the elderly...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adverse drug reaction risk factors in older outpatients
    Emily R Hajjar
    Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy and the Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 1:82-9. 2003
    ..Identifying a uniform set of risk factors would be helpful to develop risk models for ADRs for older outpatients and to implement targeted interventions for those patients at high risk for ADRs...
  4. ncbi request reprint Potential drug-disease interactions in frail, hospitalized elderly veterans
    Catherine I Lindblad
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Institute for the Study of Geriatric Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ann Pharmacother 39:412-7. 2005
    ..Drugs can improve quality of life for many older people, but they may cause adverse health outcomes (eg, drug-disease interactions) if used inappropriately...
  5. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictors of all and preventable adverse drug reactions in frail elderly persons after hospital stay
    Joseph T Hanlon
    Department of Medicine Geriatrics, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, and Center for Health Equity Research, Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, PA 15213, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 61:511-5. 2006
    ..This study examines the incidence and predictors of all and preventable ADRs in frail elderly persons after hospital discharge, a highly vulnerable but rarely studied population...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinically important drug-disease interactions and their prevalence in older adults
    Catherine I Lindblad
    Department of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455 0353, USA
    Clin Ther 28:1133-43. 2006
    ..Older adults may have decreased homeostatic reserve, have multiple chronic diseases, and take multiple medications. Therefore, they are at risk for adverse outcomes after receiving a drug that exacerbates a chronic disease...
  7. ncbi request reprint Polypharmacy and health beliefs in older outpatients
    Michelle I Rossi
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Pittsburgh VAMC, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 5:317-23. 2007
    ..Patient-related characteristics and beliefs have not been the focus of prior research in this area, which has primarily evaluated the effects of patients' health status and health care system factors...