Taking a person-centred approach to managing polypharmacy

Nina Barnett, Consultant Pharmacist, Medicines Use and Safety (SPS)Published
Topics: Polypharmacy

A framework that may be helpful when conducting a structured medication review

Structured medication review framework

One example of a framework for a medication review to optimise medicines can be seen below, in the “person centred approach to polypharmacy”, formerly known as “polypharmacy and medication review (seven steps)”. This was published in 2016 in the European Journal of Hospital Pharmacy and has been adapted below to support structured medication review consultations.


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