Episode 428: Deprescribing is an essential part of good prescribing

In episode 428, Mike and James invite Barb Farrell to discuss all the great work being done by the people at deprescribing.org.  We discuss the general approach to deprescribing and why it is so important to keep this concept front and center of health discussions.

Show notes

1) Deprescribing guidelines and related tools

2) Deprescribing app

3) Specific guidelines 

PPIs

Benzodiazepines

Antipsychotics

Hypoglycemics 

Cholinesterase inhibitors and memantine 

4) Delphi priorities

5) Guideline methodology