STOPP/START Criteria and Their Role as a Clinical Tool in Routine Practice

  • Denis O'Mahony Department of Medicine (Geriatrics), University College Cork, Ireland.

Abstract

Screening Tool of Older Persons’ Prescriptions (STOPP)/Screening Tool to Alert to Right Treatment (START) criteria was first published in 2008, primarily as an alternative set of explicit criteria for potentially inappropriate medications (PIMs) to Beers criteria.

Published: 2015-09-30

Issue: Vol 2, Sup 1 (2015) (view)

Section: Articles

How to cite:
O’Mahony, D. (2015). STOPP/START Criteria and Their Role as a Clinical Tool in Routine Practice. European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 2(6). https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.12890/2015_S1SP06