Open Access Highly Accessed Research article

Inappropriate medication use and risk of falls – A prospective study in a large community-dwelling elderly cohort

Sarah Berdot12, Marion Bertrand12, Jean-François Dartigues3, Annie Fourrier4, Béatrice Tavernier5, Karen Ritchie6 and Annick Alpérovitch12*

Author Affiliations

1 INSERM, U708, Paris, France

2 Univ Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, Paris, France

3 INSERM U897, ISPED-Victor Segalen University, Bordeaux, France

4 INSERM U657, Victor Segalen University, Bordeaux, France

5 Department of Geriatrics, CHU de Dijon, Dijon, France

6 INSERM U888, Hôpital La Colombière, Montpellier, France

For all author emails, please log on.

BMC Geriatrics 2009, 9:30  doi:10.1186/1471-2318-9-30

Published: 23 July 2009

Additional files

Additional file 1:

Supplemental table 1. List of All Drugs that Belong to Each Class of Criteria.

Format: DOC Size: 46KB Download file

This file can be viewed with: Microsoft Word Viewer

Open Data

Additional file 2:

Supplemental table 2. Relation between the risk of falls and each variable included in the multivariate models.

Format: DOC Size: 42KB Download file

This file can be viewed with: Microsoft Word Viewer

Open Data