Problem

Polypharmacy

Nature:
A new medical diagnosis is "polypharmacy." The diagnosis sometimes appears on medical charts of patients suffering reactions to the numerous drugs they have been placed on. Polypharmacy has become an increasing problem. It ranks with many common diseases as a cause of hospital admissions and it is a contributing factor to spiraling medical costs.
Broader Problems:
Medication side effects
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
09.01.2006 – 00:00 CET
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