Prescribing health: exercise

KH Law, CH How, CS Ng, CW Ng
2013 Singapore medical journal  
CMEArticle During a recent consultation, Madam Fong was exceptionally agitated. She was feeling distressed over the number of medications she had had to take for her hypertension and hyperlipidaemia for the past five years. She also shared frankly that there had been many occasions where she had to fight the impulse to simply stop all her medications. She requested that the number of medications prescribed to her at this consultation be reduced, as she felt that they could not treat her
more » ... t treat her problems but were making her more lethargic. She also wanted to know whether there were any alternatives to medications.
doi:10.11622/smedj.2013122 pmid:23820539 fatcat:4z7btx4frbba7fpdhcf7vdrnna