New Year’s Resolution: Optimize Patient Care with the AGS Beers Criteria

Nearly a year ago, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) updated and expanded the Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults—one of the leading sources of information about safely prescribing medications to older people. Read the new column by Barney Spivack, MD, Associate Physician Editor of Clinical Geriatrics, about how he has been utilizing the important revised resource and how you can too at your clinical practice or long-term care facility. 


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