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NSAIDs overused and putting residents at risk

Researchers have found that NSAIDs, such as common Ibuprofen, are being overused in aged care, putting residents at risk. The study – which looked at over 10 thousand residents during a three-year period – also found that the “triple whammy ...

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NSAIDs for elderly a sore spot

Experts disagree on dangers and benefits of long-term use. By Erin Mayo. The use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatories amongst older Australians is cause for alarm, states a report from the University of Sydney, which found that people over 70 were more ...

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