Resources for Clinicians

The US Deprescribing Research Network is focused on research.  We encourage clinicians looking for clinical information and resources relevant to deprescribing to peruse the excellent content prepared by partner colleagues and organizations.  Please note that this is not a comprehensive list.

Guidelines on Deprescribing Common Medications

Evidence-based, easy-to-use algorithms for deprescribing commonly used medications. Includes the algorithms, full guidelines, and whiteboard videos, prepared by the Bruyere Research Institute and University of Montreal.

Deprescribing guidance for common medications from the governments of New South Wales and Tasmania, Australia

Information on the risks and benefit of specific medications from the UK National Health Service

General Approach and Stepwise Approach to Deprescribing

Useful, in-depth articles:

Brief overview articles:

Online learning modules and videos

Guidelines on Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Older Adults

Framework for Decision-Making for Older Adults with Multiple Chronic Conditions

American Geriatrics Society consensus report

Resources for Patients

Other Resources

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