breathing pattern of an individual which consequently results to fatigue. This causes stroke, highblood pressure, diabetes and heart failure. An intervention for this is ensuring that a properregimen such as CPAP is taken, and educating older people on the risk of not following theregimen (Drager et al, 2015). Coronary heart disease may also result in heart pain (angina) andhigh blood pressure which might lead to heart failure in the long run. To prevent the problems associated with multiple drug interactions in older patients, theyshould be encouraged to keep an updated list of their medications, the dosage and frequency, aswell as the reason as to why the drug was prescribed. This will help reduce mistakes, (Scott etal., 2015). The health providers should also give the patients clear instructions combined withvery good communication. The patient should be allowed to access the medications from onepharmacy which should have proper communication with the specialist to avoid any confusion.Furthermore, older people should be educated on the dangers of poly pharmacy and encouraged
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ACS AND NURSING INTERVENTIONS 4to report any cases to the hospital in order to be tested and given appropriate prescriptions. Thiswill reduce the need to purchase and consume drugs over the counter (Scott et al., 2015). Finally,the aged need close monitoring to ensure that they do not abuse drugs. Some of them take the
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