We found 189 records for "Drug safety / pharmacovigilance"

Articles

Early access initiatives – one year on

28th April 2015

 Early access initiatives – one year onArticles

Both the UK's Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) and the European Medicines Agency (EMA) launched new initiatives aimed at achieving earlier access to promising new medicines a year...

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Can the rise in drug-drug interactions be halted, or is it an inevitable side effect?

5th March 2015

 Can the rise in drug-drug interactions be halted, or is it an inevitable side effect?Articles

The trend towards patients taking several medications at the same time is increasing, especially with the ageing population, giving rise to a corresponding rise in the possibility of adverse reactions....

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Applying marketing thinking to the clinical trial process

4th March 2015

 Applying marketing thinking to the clinical trial processArticles

In order to attract and retain patients for a clinical trial, clinical teams should start early on planning and implementing their marketing strategies. Ken Wallace suggests the patient recruitment questions...

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Does real world evidence matter in Health Technology Assessments?

27th January 2015

 Does real world evidence matter in Health Technology Assessments?Articles

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) agencies usually rely on randomised controlled trials for clinical data when evaluating drugs, but these do not always tell the entire story. Both biopharmaceutical companies and...

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News

FDA warns on AZ, Lilly and J&J diabetes drug safety

18th May 2015

 FDA warns on AZ, Lilly and J&J diabetes drug safetyNews

The FDA has warned that patients taking a newer class of diabetes drugs may cause dangerously high level of blood acids, which could require hospitalisation.The sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitor drugs...

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Takeda settles Actos damages case for $2.7bn

29th April 2015

 Takeda settles Actos damages case for $2.7bnNews

Takeda has agreed to pay an eye-watering $2.7 billion to settle claims that its diabetes drug Actos caused bladder cancer, in one of the largest cases of its kind in...

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Delay is bad news for Lilly’s insulin contender

24th February 2015

 Delay is bad news for Lilly’s insulin contenderNews

Lilly says its new long-acting insulin will be delayed by more than a year because of doubts about liver side effects.The company had planned to file its new basal insulin...

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EU stakeholders form medicines traceability organisation

20th February 2015

 EU stakeholders form medicines traceability organisationNews

A consortium of groups representing Europe's drugmakers, wholesalers, pharmacists and parallel traders has formed a joint organisation to manage its proposed medicines traceability scheme.The European Medicines Verification Organisation (EMVO) officially...

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White Papers

Diabetes in France

23rd July 2014

 Diabetes in FranceWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Diabetes in Germany

16th July 2014

 Diabetes in GermanyWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Diabetes in the UK

9th July 2014

 Diabetes in the UKWhite Papers

Analysis of open social media in relation to a particular disease area can provide useful intelligence on how different treatments and pharmaceutical companies are perceived, by both doctors and patients,...

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Understanding the psychological blocks in medicine-taking: how pharma can help

17th June 2014

 Understanding the psychological blocks in medicine-taking: how pharma can helpWhite Papers

Medicines adherence remains a massive problem for healthcare systems, the pharmaceutical industry and patients, leading to increased disease burden and personal risks. In this new white paper, Hannah Gagen looks...

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Audio & Video

Full round table: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  Watch the full round table video debate on 'oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare', to see what our expert panel, with representation from pharma, diagnostics, physicians and patients, think...

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Part four: Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare

  In the final section of our video round table on personalised healthcare in oncology, the expert panel reviews where this space is heading, how lessons learned can apply beyond cancer...

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Events

Regulatory Strategy Summit I - Effective Interactions with US FDA and EMA to Accelerate Global Drug Development

28th May 2015 - 29th May 2015

Regulatory Strategy Summit I - Effective Interactions with US FDA and EMA to Accelerate Global Drug Development

Regulatory Strategy Summit - I aims to bring FDA and EMA regulatory experts, industry and other stakeholders together to discuss the various ways to obtain advice from regulators, discuss feedback,...

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Clinical Trial Supply West Coast 2015

2nd June 2015 - 3rd June 2015

Clinical Trial Supply West Coast 2015

The Clinical Supply West Coast 2015 conference is celebrating its 8th edition this year. The highly anticipated event will be taking place on 2nd – 3rd of June in San...

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Exploratory Clinical Development World Europe 2015

2nd June 2015 - 3rd June 2015

Exploratory Clinical Development World Europe 2015

Exploratory Clinical Development World Europe is recognised as the premier conference for understanding the right strategies and methods to assess safety & efficacy and make timely go/no go decisions. Learn...

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World Orphan Drug Congress Asia 2015

3rd June 2015 - 4th June 2015

World Orphan Drug Congress Asia 2015

World Orphan Drug Congress Asia 2015 provides insights into expediting orphan drug development & guaranteeing speedy reimbursement in Asia's market. This event includes a series of thought-provoking discussions ranging from...

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Press Releases

UK’s Department of Health deploys information campaign to ensure continued vigilance over Ebola

27th March 2015

UK’s Department of Health deploys information campaign to ensure continued vigilance over Ebola

The threat of Ebola being transmitted within the UK may be low but frontline health workers must remain vigilant nevertheless. This is the message being communicated by the Department of...

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New Schoonveld book is now available!

10th December 2014

New Schoonveld book is now available!

It's here!   The eagerly awaited new editon of THE PRICE OF GLOBAL HEALTH  is now available.   Written by global drug pricing expert Ed Schoonveld, The Price of Global Health (second edition) is...

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Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma's challenges

5th February 2014

Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma's challenges

  Ashfield Commercial & Medical Services   redefines healthcare outsourcing to meet pharma’s challenges   03 February 2014: UDG Healthcare plc (formerly United Drug plc), a leading international provider of services to healthcare manufacturers...

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Datatrial Presented with Prestigious Award at SCDM Annual Conference

2nd October 2013

Datatrial Presented with Prestigious Award at SCDM Annual Conference

Efficient CDM Process Earns Boutique Data Management Company a Data Driven Innovation Award Chicago, October 2, 2013—At the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) annual meeting, Datatrial was among three companies...

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