Journal Article
Study

Learning from no-fault treatment injury claims to improve the safety of older patients.

Wallis KA. Annals of family medicine. 2015;13:472-4.

This analysis found that adverse drug events were the most common cause of no-fault injury claims among older patients in New Zealand. Errors were rare, but adverse effects related to the medications were common, underscoring the need for conservative prescribing in older patients.