Journal article

Deprescribing intervention activities mapped to guiding principles for use in general practice: a scoping review.

Amy Coe, Catherine Kaylor-Hughes, Susan Fletcher, Elizabeth Murray, Jane Gunn

BMJ Open | BMJ | Published : 2021

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: To identify and characterise activities for deprescribing used in general practice and to map the identified activities to pioneering principles of deprescribing. SETTING: Primary care. DATA SOURCES: Medline, EMBASE (Ovid), CINAHL, Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR), Clinicaltrials.gov, ISRCTN registry, OpenGrey, Annals of Family Medicine, BMC Family Practice, Family Practice and British Journal of General Practice (BJGP) from inception to the end of June 2021. STUDY SELECTION: Included studies were original research (randomised controlled trial, quasi-experimental, cohort study, qualitative and case studies), protocol papers and protocol registrations. DATA ..

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