Practical aspects of pharmacovigilance
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: LEUFKENS, Hubert (Utrecht University, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht, Netherlands)
Pharmacovigilance aims to bridge clinical pharmacology, medicine, epidemiology, molecular sciences and public health. There is increasing awareness about the limitations of pre-marketing research in drug therapy. The occurrence of unknown, rare adverse effects, the 'real world' of pharmacotherapy with conditions not reflected by the controlled.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.