This tool works best as a starting place to address a person's full medication regimen. The rationales and caveats informing AGS Beers Criteria recommendations are as important as the recommendations themselves. Appreciating these nuances might help healthcare experts know why medicines are included on the list, and how approaches to accordingly prescribing could be adjusted. The AGS released its 1st revision to the Beers Requirements in 2012, twelve months after assuming responsibility for the resource. Since that right period, the AGS Beers Requirements have played a central function in high-quality look after older adults, influencing everything from study and professional education to care and attention quality health and measures policy decisions..