Maria Clara Carneiro's scientific contributions

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Unlabelled: Background Potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs) are often found in high proportion among the elderly population. The STOPP criteria have been suggested to detect more PIMs in European elderly than the Beers criteria. Objective This study aimed to determine the prevalence of PIMs and potential prescribing omissions (PPOs) in a s...

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... 12 Despite the scarcity of studies to evaluate the presence of PIM in Portuguese nursing homes, a recent study suggests that 60.30% to 75.40% of the Portuguese nursing home residents had at least one PIM. 14 Another study suggests that the percentage of older adults who took at least one PIM in Portuguese nursing homes ranges from 56.60-to 85.50. 15 In the last decade, several criteria have been developed to identify PIM among older adults. ...