Beers, Mark Howard

(bērz)

U.S. geriatrician, 1954-2009.

Beers criteria

A list of medications that frequently cause side effects when administered to older patients. Among the medications on the list are those that cause prominent neuropsychiatric, renal, and anticholinergic side effects.
SYN: SEE: Beers list

Beers list

SEE: Beers criteria.

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