Measuring Drug Efficiency: The New Gold Standard
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: WERTHEIMER, Albert (Temple University, Philadelphia, United States of America)
Pharmaceuticals have been judged and evaluated in various ways over the years. At the end of the 19..
century, the measure for a drug’s value was whether or not it was safe. But wise persons recognized that safety was not a sufficient measure of a drug’s worth. It was important to know if the drug had a positive therapeutic impact, as well. The The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.