Using the evidence-based deprescribing guideline method established by deprescribing.org, Dr. Reeve developed an Australian/Canadian-focused prescribing guideline for acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and memantine. The next steps include an evaluation of the guideline’s impact in the Australian context.
Lead: Dr. Emily Reeve
Co-investigators: Dr. Barbara Farrell,
Contact: [email protected]
Funder (2016-2020): National Health and Medical Research Council – Australian Research Council Dementia Research Fellowship
Reeve E, Farrell B, Thompson W, Herrmann N, Sketris I, Magin P, Chenoweth L, Gorman M, Quirke L, Bethune G, Forbes F, Hilmer S. Evidence-based Clinical Practice Guideline for Deprescribing Cholinesterase Inhibitors and Memantine. Sydney: University of Sydney. 2018. Available at: http://sydney.edu.au/medicine/cdpc/resources/deprescribing-guidelines.php