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The challenge of deprescribing is to apply quality use of medicines principles using a person-centered approach where polypharmacy, co-morbidities and fragility converge with a lack of evidence or guidelines to aid decision-making.

Topics include:

  • Incidence of medication use
  • Polypharmacy and principles of deprescribing
  • Barriers to deprescribing
  • Classes of medicines for deprescribing
  • Planning withdrawal

Target audience:

This VLA is designed for nurse practitioners and others who prescribe medications. It may also be of interest to all nurses.


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