Beers Criteria Adds Drug Interactions

February 2016 References

John R. Horn, PharmD, FCCP and Philip D. Hansten, PharmD




1. Beers MH, Ouslander JG, Rollingher I et al. Explicit criteria for determining inappropriate medication use in nursing home residents. UCLA Division of Geriatric Medicine. Arch Intern Med. 1991;151:1825-1832.


2. The American Geriatrics Society 2015 Beers Criteria Update Expert Panel, American Geriatrics Society 2015 Updated Beers Criteria for Potentially Inappropriate Medication Use in Older Adults. J Am Geriatr Soc2015;63:2227-2246.