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Erratum to: A Delphi process to address medication appropriateness for older persons with multiple chronic conditions

  • Terri R. Fried1, 2Email author,
  • Kristina Niehoff1,
  • Jennifer Tjia3,
  • Nancy Redeker4 and
  • Mary K. Goldstein5, 6
BMC GeriatricsBMC series – open, inclusive and trusted201616:123

Received: 8 June 2016

Accepted: 8 June 2016

Published: 16 June 2016

The original article was published in BMC Geriatrics 2016 16:67


After publication of this work [1], it was noted that there was an error within Fig. 2. Within this figure the word “problems” was omitted from the statement “Medications for which there are no indications, including medications stated at an earlier time for self-limited problems”. Figure 2 has been corrected in the original article and is also included correctly below.
Fig. 2

Problems with medications and their corresponding markers



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Authors’ Affiliations

Clinical Epidemiology Research Center, VA Connecticut Healthcare System, West Haven, USA
Department of Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, USA
Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, UMass Medical School, Worcester, USA
Yale School of Nursing, Yale University West Campus, West Haven, USA
Palo Alto Geriatrics Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System, GRECC 182-B, Palo Alto, USA
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR), Stanford University, Stanford, USA


  1. Fried TR, Niehoff K, Tija J, Redeker N, Goldstein MK. A Delphi process to address medication appropriateness for older persons with multiple chronic conditions. BMC Geriatrics. 2016;16:67. doi:10.1186/s12877-016-0240-3.View ArticlePubMedPubMed CentralGoogle Scholar


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