Improvement of Medication use in Older Residents (IMOR). [FUNDER: BUPA Foundation].

  • Szczepura, Ala (Principal Investigator)
  • Wild, Deidre (Co-Investigator)
  • Bowman, Clive (Principal Investigator)

Project: Research

Project Details

Description

PROJECT FUNDING: BUPA Foundation £64,491

The IMOR project explored the possibility of using an electronic medicines management system to improve safety and clinically effectiveness of prescribing for older people in UK care homes. The study analysed variation between care homes in patterns of prescribing antipsychotics.
The potential value of future linkage to clinical datasets is explored.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/03/1031/03/16