The complexity series continues with an exploration of how we can optimize medication prescriptions for complex patients. Evidence shows that complex patients are generally on too many medications, and often are prescribed additional drugs to counter side effects.
Polypharmacy Management for Complex Patients will address the needs of patients with multiple chronic conditions often exacerbated by social determinants of health. The rapidly growing population of complex patients poses particular challenges to clinical health systems and policy makers – in utilization, quality and costs of care.
– Dr. Paula Rochon
– Dr. Ross Upshur
Moderator: Dr. Chaim Bell