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Features of pharmacotherapy in the elderly patients. Introduction to the problem

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Features of pharmacotherapy in the elderly patients are discussed. Data on the pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, comorbidity, polypragmasy and treatment adherence among patients of this age group are presented.

About the Authors

E. A. Ushkalova
People's Friendship University of Russia. Miklukho-Maklaya ul. 6, Moscow, 117198 Russia
Russian Federation

O. N. Tkacheva
Russian Gerontological Research Clinical Center. Leonova Pervaya ul. 16, Moscow, 129226 Russia
Russian Federation

N. K. Runikhina
Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after academician V.I. Kulakov. Oparina ul. 4, Moscow, 117997 Russia
Russian Federation

N. A. Chukhareva
Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after academician V.I. Kulakov. Oparina ul. 4, Moscow, 117997 Russia
Russian Federation

A. Yu. Bevz
Russian Gerontological Research Clinical Center. Leonova Pervaya ul. 16, Moscow, 129226 Russia
Russian Federation


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Ushkalova E.A., Tkacheva O.N., Runikhina N.K., Chukhareva N.A., Bevz A.Y. Features of pharmacotherapy in the elderly patients. Introduction to the problem. Rational Pharmacotherapy in Cardiology. 2016;12(1):94-100. (In Russ.)

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