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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01HX002826-01A1
Title: Effect of Medication Management at Home via Pharmacy Home Televisits
Principal Investigator:

William Hung

Location: Bronx, NY
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2020 - April 2024
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $344,564
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$1,205,082
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

Older adults are more likely to suffer from multiple chronic conditions, to be prescribed multiple medications, and are more susceptible to adverse effects of medications. In addition, older adults often use over-the-counter medications and supplements, further complicating their medication regimen. Complex medication regimens are potentially harmful to older adults due to potential drug interactions, potentially inappropriate prescribing or over-the-counter drug use, and medication non-adherenc...



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