|n=100 patients||On admission||At discharge*||Difference|
|No. of regular medicines||679||733||+54|
|No. of FRM||112||91||−21 (p=0.004)|
|Patients on ≥1 FRM||65||60||−5|
|% of all medicines that are FRM||16.4%||12.4%||−4%|
|Mean FRM/patient reviewed n=82||1.19||0.939||−0.26|
|Mean FRM/patient reviewed with pharmacist involved n=45||1.44||0.91||−0.53 (p=0.002)|
|FRM per patient not reviewed n=18†||0.77||0.77||0|
*Including four patients who died in hospital.
†Includes three patients on no medicines from admission through to discharge therefore not reviewed in this context.
FRM, falls-risk medicine.