- to create a European network of clinicians and researchers devoted to improve the use of drugs in older subjects
- to promote the inclusion of older people in clinical trials
- to promote appropriate drug prescription in older people.
Relevance for the purposes of the EuGMS
The aims of the SIG are very relevant for geriatric research and practice.
N° of members: 30
Expected method of work
Annual meeting in coincidence with the EuGMS congress, email
First expected outcome and approximate date of completion
The systematic review about correlation between polypharmacy and frailty to be submitted within the end of the year
Way of communication among members
Planning of meetings
annual meeting in coincidence with the EuGMS congress
Next meeting: 15th EuGMS Congress Krakow 25-27 September 2019