We found 195 records for "Drug safety / pharmacovigilance"

Articles

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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Ethics and the public good: the race to find a treatment for Ebola

20th January 2015

 Ethics and the public good: the race to find a treatment for EbolaArticles

With world attention focused on the Ebola outbreak, debate continues about whether experimental treatments should be given to patients when no other option exists. Leanne Orchard examines the implications of...

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News

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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Personal genome sequencing raises big issues, says FDA

4th February 2015

 Personal genome sequencing raises big issues, says FDANews

As the prospect of individualised, genomic sequencing for individuals fast approaches the mainstream, the US FDA is considering ways to regulate the technology.FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg writes in a recent blog...

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Experimental Ebola blood therapy trial gets under way

15th December 2014

 Experimental Ebola blood therapy trial gets under wayNews

Blood taken from survivors of Ebola could help protect others who contract the deadly disease, as part of a new trial in Liberia.The Ebola convalescent plasma (ECP) clinical trial will...

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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

Duphat 2015

8th March 2015

Duphat 2015

DUPHAT is the premier Pharmaceutical and Technology event in the Middle East launched in 1995 by INDEX® Conferences and Exhibitions Org. Est., a member of INDEX Holding in collaboration with...

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Clinical Trial Supply New England

10th March 2015 - 11th March 2015

Clinical Trial Supply New England

Clinical Trial Supply New England will be celebrating its 3rd annual conference on the 10th and 11th of March 2015 in Boston, USA. Guaranteeing the maximum efficiency of the clinical...

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6th Biosimilars Congregation 2015

10th March 2015 - 11th March 2015

6th Biosimilars Congregation 2015

6th Biosimilars Congregation 2015 “Uniting industry leaders to analyse advanced commercial developments & to identify successful management strategies of Biosimilars” 10th & 11th March 2015, The Kensington Close Hotel, Wrights Lane, London,...

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Anti-Counterfeiting Pharma 2015

11th March 2015 - 12th March 2015

Anti-Counterfeiting Pharma 2015

A senior networking event to learn about the current trends in anti-counterfeiting, brand protection and security packaging. Identifying the key strategies for combating counterfeiting, online pharmaceutical crime, products and latest...

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Press Releases

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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Unique round table debate brings together key personalised healthcare stakeholders

1st October 2013

Unique round table debate brings together key personalised healthcare stakeholders

AstraZeneca and pharmaphorum media today announced the publication of a unique piece of thought leadership research, via a video round table debate entitled ‘Oncology shaping the future of personalised healthcare’,...

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