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Title: Predicting adverse drug reactions in the hospitalised elderly
Author: Tangiisuran, Balamurugan
ISNI:       0000 0004 2688 6241
Awarding Body: University of Brighton
Current Institution: University of Brighton
Date of Award: 2009
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Older patients are at increased risk of experiencing adverse drug reactions (ADR), which are often attributed to a range of factors associated with polypharmacy and some of the physiological changes occurring with age, which can alter both pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic properties of a drug. The overall aim of this thesis was to develop and validate a system which could be used to identify and prevent the potential occurrence of ADR during in-patient stay.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
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Keywords: A000 Medicine