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Assessing drug reactions

Conference on the Philosophy and Technology of Drug Assessment (7th 1975 Elkridge, Md)

Assessing drug reactions

adverse and beneficial

by Conference on the Philosophy and Technology of Drug Assessment (7th 1975 Elkridge, Md)

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Published by Interdisciplinary Communication Associates in [Washington] .
Written in English

  • Drugs -- Testing -- Congresses.,
  • Drug interactions -- Congresses.,
  • Drugs -- Side effects -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrank N. Allan, editor.
    SeriesPhilosophy and technology of drug assessment ; v. 7
    ContributionsAllan, Frank N.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxliii, 158 p. ;
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16441365M

    Answer your medical questions on prescription drugs, vitamins and Over the Counter medications. Find medical information, terminology and advice including side effects, drug interactions, user. An adverse drug reaction (ADR) is an injury caused by taking medication. ADRs may occur following a single dose or prolonged administration of a drug or result from the combination of two or more drugs. The meaning of this term differs from the term "side effect" because side effects can be beneficial as well as study of ADRs is the concern of the field known as pharmacovigilance.

    Adverse drug reactions can be considered a form of toxicity; however, toxicity is most commonly applied to effects of overingestion (accidental or intentional) or to elevated blood levels or enhanced drug effects that occur during appropriate use (eg, when drug metabolism is temporarily inhibited by a disorder or another drug). For information on toxicity of specific drugs see the table. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: drug reactions.

    This chapter aims to describe current and emerging roles of spontaneous reporting systems (SRSs) for assessing and monitoring drug safety. Moreover, it offers a perspective on the near future, which entails the so-called era of Big Data, keeping in mind both regulator and researcher viewpoints. After a panorama on key data sources and analyses of post-marketing data of adverse drug reactions Cited by: 2.   Methods used for Causality Assessment - Taofikat B. Agbabiaka, J. Savovi´c and Edzard, E. Methods for causality assessment of adverse drug reactions: A systematic review. Drug Safety ; 31 (1): - Hutchinson TA, Dawid AP, Spiegelhalter DJ, et al. Computer- ized aids for probabilistic assessment of drug safety: I. A spreadsheet program.

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