Deprescriptions

"Deprescriptions" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
MeSH information
Directions written to discontinue use of PRESCRIPTION DRUGS in order to reduce unnecessary and/or excessive medications (see POLYPHARMACY), DRUG SIDE EFFECTS and ADVERSE DRUG REACTION.


Publications
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Deprescriptions" by people in this website by year, and whether "Deprescriptions" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 156 publications over 6 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2017
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