Dr Edwin Tan

NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow and Lecturer in Pharmacy.

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Biographical details

Dr Edwin Tan is a NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellow and Lecturer, The University of Sydney, Faculty of Medicine and Health, School of Pharmacy, and Aging Research Center, Karolinska Instituet. He is also a registered pharmacist with clinical experience in both Australia and the UK.

Dr Tan graduated with a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) in 2007. He was awarded his PhD at Monash University in 2014. His doctoral thesis, 'A team approach to optimising medication outcomes in primary care', was awarded the 2014 Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal.

In 2015, Dr Tan received an Australian Government Endeavour Research Fellowship and the Honourable Geoffrey Connard AM Travel Award to undertake postdoctoral training at the Department of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School and the Aging Research Centre, Karolinska Institutet.

Dr Tan's research interests are in pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacy practice, quality use of medicines and cognitive health and ageing. His current fellowship investigates the management of comorbidities in people with dementia.

Dr Tan has published 50 publications and has been awarded $830k in competitive research funding including from NHMRC, ARC, Alzheimer's Australia, Australian Government, Alzheimerfonden and Karolinska Institutet.

Dr Tan is/was the associate supervisor for two PhD, two Masters and nine undergraduate pharmacy and medical students. He is the academic mentor for two clinical research fellows.

Research interests

  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Dementia
  • Aging
  • Quality use of medicines
  • Health services research

Teaching and supervision

  • Unit of Study Coordinator for PHAR4815, Research Methods
  • Teaching in PHAR4823, Pharmacy Practice and Public Health

Current projects

Optimising the management of comorbidities in dementia: reducing disparaties and improving clinical outcomes, NHMRC (2016-2019)

Associations

Editorial board membership

  • Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Associate editor, 2016 - pres)
  • BMC Health Services Research (Associate editor, 2018 - pres)
  • Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy (2015 - 2017)

Professional memberships

  • Australasian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists
  • Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association
  • International Society for Pharmacoepidemiology

Awards and honours

Certara New Investigator Award, Australasian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists (2018)

Mollie Holman Doctoral Medal, Monash University (2015)

Prize winner, Australasian Society of Clinical and Experimental Pharmacologists and Toxicologists Pharmacoepidemiology Symposium (2014)

Honorable mention, Australasian Pharmaceutical Science Association (2013)

Prize winner, Pharmacy Australia Congress (2012)

In the media

International links

Sweden

(Karolinska Institutet) NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship

Sweden

(Stockholm University) NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowship

United States

(Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Institute) Endeavour Research Fellowship

Selected grants

2016

  • Optimising the management of comorbidities in dementia: reducing disparaties and improving clinical outcomes; Tan E; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/NHMRC-ARC Dementia Research Development Fellowships.

Selected publications

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Journals

  • Jokanovic, N., Kautiaien, H., Bell, J., Tan, E., Pitkala, K. (2019). Change in Prescribing for Secondary Prevention of Stroke and Coronary Heart Disease in Finnish Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities. Drugs & Aging, 36(6), 571-579. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Johnell, K., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Haaksma, M., Fastbom, J., Bell, J., Eriksdotter, M. (2018). Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and risk of stroke and death in people with dementia. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 14(7), 944-951. [More Information]
  • Wastesson, J., Morin, L., Tan, E., Johnell, K. (2018). An update on the clinical consequences of polypharmacy in older adults: a narrative review. Expert Opinion on Drug Safety, 17(12), 1185-1196. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Eriksdotter, M., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Fastbom, J., Johnell, K. (2018). Anticholinergic Burden and Risk of Stroke and Death in People with Different Types of Dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 65(2), 589-596. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Qiu, C., Liang, Y., Wang, R., Bell, J., Fastbom, J., Fratiglioni, L., Johnell, K. (2018). Antihypertensive Medication Regimen Intensity and Incident Dementia in an Older Population. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(7), 577-583. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Hilmer, S., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Bell, J. (2018). Current approaches to the pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Australian Journal of General Practice, 47(9), 586-592.
  • Tan, E., Sluggett, J. (2018). Endeavouring for pharmacy innovation: opportunities for pharmacists to gain an international perspective. Pharmacy GRIT, 1(2), 154-155.
  • Stasinopoulos, J., Bell, J., Ryan-Atwood, T., Tan, E., Ilom�ki, J., Cooper, T., Robson, L., Sluggett, J. (2018). Frequency of and factors related to pro re nata (PRN) medication use in aged care services. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 14(10), 964-967. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Lexomboon, D., Sandborgh-Englund, G., Haasum, Y., Johnell, K. (2018). Medications That Cause Dry Mouth As an Adverse Effect in Older People: A Systematic Review and Metaanalysis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 66(1), 76-84. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Sluggett, J., Johnell, K., Onder, G., Elseviers, M., Morin, L., Vetrano, D., Wastesson, J., Fastbom, J., et al (2018). Research Priorities for Optimizing Geriatric Pharmacotherapy: An International Consensus. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(3), 193-199. [More Information]
  • Lexomboon, D., Tan, E., Hoijer, J., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Eriksdotter, M., Religa, D., Fastbom, J., Johnell, K., Sandborgh-Englund, G. (2018). The Effect of Xerostomic Medication on Oral Health in Persons With Dementia. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(12), 1080-1085. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Sudhakaran, S., Kirkpatrick, C., Dooley, M., Ryan-Atwood, T., Bell, J. (2017). Pharmacist-led medication review in community settings: An overview of systematic reviews. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 13(4), 661-685. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Jamsen, K., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2017). Prevalence and Variability in Medications Contributing to Polypharmacy in Long-Term Care Facilities. Drugs - Real World Outcomes, 4(4), 235-245. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Wang, K., Dooley, M., Lalic, S., Tan, E., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2017). Prioritizing interventions to manage polypharmacy in Australian aged care facilities. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 13(3), 564-574. [More Information]
  • Jamsen, K., Ilomaki, J., Hilmer, S., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Bell, J. (2016). A systematic review of the statistical methods in prospective cohort studies investigating the effect of medications on cognition in older people. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(1), 20-28. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Vitry, A., Emery, T., Robson, L., Pitkala, K., Ilomaki, J., Bell, J. (2016). Analgesic use and pain in residents with and without dementia in aged care facilities: A cross-sectional study. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 35(3), 180-187. [More Information]
  • Kalogianis, M., Wimmer, B., Turner, J., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Reeve, E., Hilmer, S., Bell, J. (2016). Are residents of aged care facilities willing to have their medications deprescribed? Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(5), 784-788. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., van den Bosch, D., Kirkpatrick, C., Dooley, M., Bell, J. (2016). Clinical medication review in Australia: A systematic review. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(3), 384-418. [More Information]
  • Stasinopoulos, J., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Visvanathan, R., Pitkala, K., Bell, J. (2016). Do clinicians selectively recommend multivitamin and mineral supplements to long-term care residents who are malnourished? Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17, 557-565. [More Information]
  • Hiltunen, H., Tan, E., Ilomaki, J., Hilmer, S., Visvanathan, R., Emery, T., Robson, L., Jones, M., Hartikainen, S., Bell, J. (2016). Factors associated with antidepressant use in residents with and without dementia in Australian aged care facilities. Therapeutic Advances in Drug Safety, 7(3), 79-88. [More Information]
  • Theou, O., Tan, E., Bell, J., Emery, T., Robson, L., Morley, J., Rockwood, K., Visvanathan, R. (2016). Frailty Levels in Residential Aged Care Facilities Measured Using the Frailty Index and FRAIL-NH Scale. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 64(11), e207-e212. [More Information]
  • Fiona-Maree Gilmartin, J., Nguyen, T., Reeve, E., Tan, E. (2016). Incorporating research into current pharmacy practice: the future of Australian pharmacy? Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 46(4), 397-398. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Bell, J., Lu, C., Toh, S. (2016). National Trends in Outpatient Antihypertensive Prescribing in People with Dementia in the United States. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 54(4), 1425-1435. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Bell, J. (2016). Pain, drowsiness and the use of analgesic medicines in aged care facilities. Australian Journal of Dementia Care, 5(1), 34-36.
  • Lalic, S., Jamsen, K., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Hilmer, S., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Polypharmacy and medication regimen complexity as factors associated with staff informant rated quality of life in residents of aged care facilities: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 72(9), 1117-1124. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Sluggett, J., Ilom�ki, J., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Polypharmacy and Medication Regimen Complexity as Risk Factors for Hospitalization Among Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities: A Prospective Cohort Study. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17(11), 1067.e1-1067.e6. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Satisfaction with care and health related quality of life among residents of long term care facilities. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17(2), 180-182. [More Information]
  • Chen, L., Bell, J., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Emery, T., Robson, L., Hughes, J., Tan, E. (2016). The association between benzodiazepine use and sleep quality in residential aged care facilities: a cross-sectional study. BMC Geriatrics, 16(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Elliott, R., Bell, J. (2016). Why is polypharmacy increasing in aged care facilities? The views of Australian health care professionals. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 22(5), 677-682. [More Information]
  • Ilomaki, J., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Lonnroos, E. (2015). Alcohol consumption, dementia and cognitive decline: An overview of systematic reviews. Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 204-212. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Emery, T., Robson, L., Vitry, A., Hughes, J., Jones, M., Moawad, S., Ilomaki, J., et al (2015). Analgesic Use and Daytime Sleepiness in Residents With and Without Dementia in Residential Aged Care Facilities. Drugs & Aging, 32(12), 1045-1053. [More Information]
  • Herson, M., Bell, J., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Wimmer, B. (2015). Factors associated with medication regimen complexity in residents of long-term care facilities. European Geriatric Medicine, 6(6), 561-564. [More Information]
  • Freeman, C., Tan, E., Jackson, J., Williams, I., Cottrell, N., Kirkpatrick, C. (2015). Integration of a consultant pharmacist into a general practice: development of a collaborative care model. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 45, 375-376.
  • Jokanovic, N., Jamsen, K., Tan, E., Emery, T., Manias, E., Pitkala, K., Chan, E., Bell, J. (2015). Prescribed doses of opioids in long-term care facilities. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(12), 1100-2.
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2015). Prevalence and Factors Associated With Polypharmacy in Long-Term Care Facilities: A Systematic Review. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(6), 535.e1-535.e12. [More Information]
  • Wang, R., Yan, Z., Liang, Y., Tan, E., Cai, C., Jiang, H., Song, A., Qiu, C. (2015). Prevalence and patterns of chronic disease pairs and multimorbidity among older Chinese adults living in a rural area. PloS One, 10(9), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Jokanovic, N., Koponen, M., Thomas, D., Hilmer, S., Bell, J. (2015). Prevalence of analgesic use and pain in people with and without dementia or cognitive impairment in aged care facilities: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 194-203. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Vitry, A., Quirke, T., Emery, T., Robson, L., Shortt, T., Sheldrick, S., Lee, S., Reeve, E., Gnjidic, D., et al (2014). Analgesic use, pain and daytime sedation in people with and without dementia in aged care facilities: a cross-sectional, multisite, epidemiological study protocol. BMJ Open, 4(6), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., George, J., Stewart, K., Elliott, R. (2014). Improving Osteoporosis Management in General Practice: A Pharmacist-Led Drug Use Evaluation Program. Drugs and Aging, 31(9), 703-709. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Integration of pharmacists into general practice clinics in Australia: The views of general practitioners and pharmacists. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 22(1), 28-37. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Pharmacist consultations in general practice clinics: The Pharmacists in Practice Study (PIPS). Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 10(4), 623-632. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Pharmacist services provided in general practice clinics: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 10(4), 608-622. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2013). Stakeholder experiences with general practice pharmacist services: A qualitative study. BMJ Open, 3(9), 1-8. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2012). An exploration of the role of pharmacists within general practice clinics: The protocol for the pharmacists in practice study (PIPS). BMC Health Services Research, 12(1), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Dooley, M., Van de Vreede, M., Tan, E. (2008). Patient-completed medication histories versus those obtained by a pharmacist in a pre-admission clinic. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 38(3), 216-218. [More Information]

2019

  • Jokanovic, N., Kautiaien, H., Bell, J., Tan, E., Pitkala, K. (2019). Change in Prescribing for Secondary Prevention of Stroke and Coronary Heart Disease in Finnish Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities. Drugs & Aging, 36(6), 571-579. [More Information]

2018

  • Tan, E., Johnell, K., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Haaksma, M., Fastbom, J., Bell, J., Eriksdotter, M. (2018). Acetylcholinesterase inhibitors and risk of stroke and death in people with dementia. Alzheimer's and Dementia, 14(7), 944-951. [More Information]
  • Wastesson, J., Morin, L., Tan, E., Johnell, K. (2018). An update on the clinical consequences of polypharmacy in older adults: a narrative review. Expert Opinion on Drug Safety, 17(12), 1185-1196. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Eriksdotter, M., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Fastbom, J., Johnell, K. (2018). Anticholinergic Burden and Risk of Stroke and Death in People with Different Types of Dementia. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 65(2), 589-596. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Qiu, C., Liang, Y., Wang, R., Bell, J., Fastbom, J., Fratiglioni, L., Johnell, K. (2018). Antihypertensive Medication Regimen Intensity and Incident Dementia in an Older Population. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(7), 577-583. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Hilmer, S., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Bell, J. (2018). Current approaches to the pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Australian Journal of General Practice, 47(9), 586-592.
  • Tan, E., Sluggett, J. (2018). Endeavouring for pharmacy innovation: opportunities for pharmacists to gain an international perspective. Pharmacy GRIT, 1(2), 154-155.
  • Stasinopoulos, J., Bell, J., Ryan-Atwood, T., Tan, E., Ilom�ki, J., Cooper, T., Robson, L., Sluggett, J. (2018). Frequency of and factors related to pro re nata (PRN) medication use in aged care services. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 14(10), 964-967. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Lexomboon, D., Sandborgh-Englund, G., Haasum, Y., Johnell, K. (2018). Medications That Cause Dry Mouth As an Adverse Effect in Older People: A Systematic Review and Metaanalysis. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 66(1), 76-84. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Sluggett, J., Johnell, K., Onder, G., Elseviers, M., Morin, L., Vetrano, D., Wastesson, J., Fastbom, J., et al (2018). Research Priorities for Optimizing Geriatric Pharmacotherapy: An International Consensus. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(3), 193-199. [More Information]
  • Lexomboon, D., Tan, E., Hoijer, J., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Eriksdotter, M., Religa, D., Fastbom, J., Johnell, K., Sandborgh-Englund, G. (2018). The Effect of Xerostomic Medication on Oral Health in Persons With Dementia. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 19(12), 1080-1085. [More Information]

2017

  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Sudhakaran, S., Kirkpatrick, C., Dooley, M., Ryan-Atwood, T., Bell, J. (2017). Pharmacist-led medication review in community settings: An overview of systematic reviews. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 13(4), 661-685. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Jamsen, K., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2017). Prevalence and Variability in Medications Contributing to Polypharmacy in Long-Term Care Facilities. Drugs - Real World Outcomes, 4(4), 235-245. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Wang, K., Dooley, M., Lalic, S., Tan, E., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2017). Prioritizing interventions to manage polypharmacy in Australian aged care facilities. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 13(3), 564-574. [More Information]

2016

  • Jamsen, K., Ilomaki, J., Hilmer, S., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Bell, J. (2016). A systematic review of the statistical methods in prospective cohort studies investigating the effect of medications on cognition in older people. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(1), 20-28. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Vitry, A., Emery, T., Robson, L., Pitkala, K., Ilomaki, J., Bell, J. (2016). Analgesic use and pain in residents with and without dementia in aged care facilities: A cross-sectional study. Australasian Journal on Ageing, 35(3), 180-187. [More Information]
  • Kalogianis, M., Wimmer, B., Turner, J., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Reeve, E., Hilmer, S., Bell, J. (2016). Are residents of aged care facilities willing to have their medications deprescribed? Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(5), 784-788. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., van den Bosch, D., Kirkpatrick, C., Dooley, M., Bell, J. (2016). Clinical medication review in Australia: A systematic review. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 12(3), 384-418. [More Information]
  • Stasinopoulos, J., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Visvanathan, R., Pitkala, K., Bell, J. (2016). Do clinicians selectively recommend multivitamin and mineral supplements to long-term care residents who are malnourished? Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17, 557-565. [More Information]
  • Hiltunen, H., Tan, E., Ilomaki, J., Hilmer, S., Visvanathan, R., Emery, T., Robson, L., Jones, M., Hartikainen, S., Bell, J. (2016). Factors associated with antidepressant use in residents with and without dementia in Australian aged care facilities. Therapeutic Advances in Drug Safety, 7(3), 79-88. [More Information]
  • Theou, O., Tan, E., Bell, J., Emery, T., Robson, L., Morley, J., Rockwood, K., Visvanathan, R. (2016). Frailty Levels in Residential Aged Care Facilities Measured Using the Frailty Index and FRAIL-NH Scale. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 64(11), e207-e212. [More Information]
  • Fiona-Maree Gilmartin, J., Nguyen, T., Reeve, E., Tan, E. (2016). Incorporating research into current pharmacy practice: the future of Australian pharmacy? Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 46(4), 397-398. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Bell, J., Lu, C., Toh, S. (2016). National Trends in Outpatient Antihypertensive Prescribing in People with Dementia in the United States. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, 54(4), 1425-1435. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Bell, J. (2016). Pain, drowsiness and the use of analgesic medicines in aged care facilities. Australian Journal of Dementia Care, 5(1), 34-36.
  • Lalic, S., Jamsen, K., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Hilmer, S., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Polypharmacy and medication regimen complexity as factors associated with staff informant rated quality of life in residents of aged care facilities: a cross-sectional study. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology, 72(9), 1117-1124. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Sluggett, J., Ilom�ki, J., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Polypharmacy and Medication Regimen Complexity as Risk Factors for Hospitalization Among Residents of Long-Term Care Facilities: A Prospective Cohort Study. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17(11), 1067.e1-1067.e6. [More Information]
  • Lalic, S., Wimmer, B., Tan, E., Robson, L., Emery, T., Bell, J. (2016). Satisfaction with care and health related quality of life among residents of long term care facilities. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 17(2), 180-182. [More Information]
  • Chen, L., Bell, J., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Emery, T., Robson, L., Hughes, J., Tan, E. (2016). The association between benzodiazepine use and sleep quality in residential aged care facilities: a cross-sectional study. BMC Geriatrics, 16(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Elliott, R., Bell, J. (2016). Why is polypharmacy increasing in aged care facilities? The views of Australian health care professionals. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 22(5), 677-682. [More Information]

2015

  • Ilomaki, J., Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Lonnroos, E. (2015). Alcohol consumption, dementia and cognitive decline: An overview of systematic reviews. Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 204-212. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Emery, T., Robson, L., Vitry, A., Hughes, J., Jones, M., Moawad, S., Ilomaki, J., et al (2015). Analgesic Use and Daytime Sleepiness in Residents With and Without Dementia in Residential Aged Care Facilities. Drugs & Aging, 32(12), 1045-1053. [More Information]
  • Herson, M., Bell, J., Tan, E., Emery, T., Robson, L., Wimmer, B. (2015). Factors associated with medication regimen complexity in residents of long-term care facilities. European Geriatric Medicine, 6(6), 561-564. [More Information]
  • Freeman, C., Tan, E., Jackson, J., Williams, I., Cottrell, N., Kirkpatrick, C. (2015). Integration of a consultant pharmacist into a general practice: development of a collaborative care model. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 45, 375-376.
  • Jokanovic, N., Jamsen, K., Tan, E., Emery, T., Manias, E., Pitkala, K., Chan, E., Bell, J. (2015). Prescribed doses of opioids in long-term care facilities. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(12), 1100-2.
  • Jokanovic, N., Tan, E., Dooley, M., Kirkpatrick, C., Bell, J. (2015). Prevalence and Factors Associated With Polypharmacy in Long-Term Care Facilities: A Systematic Review. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association (JAMDA), 16(6), 535.e1-535.e12. [More Information]
  • Wang, R., Yan, Z., Liang, Y., Tan, E., Cai, C., Jiang, H., Song, A., Qiu, C. (2015). Prevalence and patterns of chronic disease pairs and multimorbidity among older Chinese adults living in a rural area. PloS One, 10(9), 1-15. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Jokanovic, N., Koponen, M., Thomas, D., Hilmer, S., Bell, J. (2015). Prevalence of analgesic use and pain in people with and without dementia or cognitive impairment in aged care facilities: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Current Clinical Pharmacology, 10(3), 194-203. [More Information]

2014

  • Tan, E., Visvanathan, R., Hilmer, S., Vitry, A., Quirke, T., Emery, T., Robson, L., Shortt, T., Sheldrick, S., Lee, S., Reeve, E., Gnjidic, D., et al (2014). Analgesic use, pain and daytime sedation in people with and without dementia in aged care facilities: a cross-sectional, multisite, epidemiological study protocol. BMJ Open, 4(6), 1-6. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., George, J., Stewart, K., Elliott, R. (2014). Improving Osteoporosis Management in General Practice: A Pharmacist-Led Drug Use Evaluation Program. Drugs and Aging, 31(9), 703-709. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Integration of pharmacists into general practice clinics in Australia: The views of general practitioners and pharmacists. International Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 22(1), 28-37. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Pharmacist consultations in general practice clinics: The Pharmacists in Practice Study (PIPS). Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 10(4), 623-632. [More Information]
  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2014). Pharmacist services provided in general practice clinics: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Research in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, 10(4), 608-622. [More Information]

2013

  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2013). Stakeholder experiences with general practice pharmacist services: A qualitative study. BMJ Open, 3(9), 1-8. [More Information]

2012

  • Tan, E., Stewart, K., Elliott, R., George, J. (2012). An exploration of the role of pharmacists within general practice clinics: The protocol for the pharmacists in practice study (PIPS). BMC Health Services Research, 12(1), 1-6. [More Information]

2008

  • Dooley, M., Van de Vreede, M., Tan, E. (2008). Patient-completed medication histories versus those obtained by a pharmacist in a pre-admission clinic. Journal of Pharmacy Practice and Research, 38(3), 216-218. [More Information]

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