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1. Discuss the prevalence and risk factors for adverse drug events in older people.
2. Identify selected medications that often should be avoided in older people.
3. Discuss methods to ensure safe medication use.
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Delafuente, J. (2001). Avoiding Medication Pitfalls. Age in Action, 16(4), 1-4.
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