We found 218 records for "Drug safety / pharmacovigilance"

Articles

Top tips for writing the best benefit-risk reports

29th July 2015

 Top tips for writing the best benefit-risk reportsArticles

It is important to stay abreast of the latest requirements in pharmacovigilance in order to meet the needs of the regulators. Here, Seema Jaitly cuts through the confusion to provide...

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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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News

Boehringer boost as MHRA confirms benefit of stroke drug alteplase

24th July 2015

 Boehringer boost as MHRA confirms benefit of stroke drug alteplaseNews

Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) is celebrating after an independent evaluation in the UK has reconfirmed that the benefits of its clot-busting drug alteplase outweigh the risks for acute ischaemic stroke.An eagerly-awaited...

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Can web searches help the FDA monitor drug safety?

20th July 2015

 Can web searches help the FDA monitor drug safety?News

Momentum is building behind the idea of using internet search engines to feed information to the US FDA on adverse events linked to drugs and medical devices.According to a Bloomberg report,...

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Future of AZ’s psoriasis drug in doubt after Amgen withdrawal

27th May 2015

 Future of AZ’s psoriasis drug in doubt after Amgen withdrawalNews

AstraZeneca (AZ) will be forced to make a difficult decision on its psoriasis drug brodalumab after Amgen pulled out of the development partnership.Brodalumab had been tipped to reach peak sales...

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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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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

Pharma Market Access 2015

3rd August 2015 - 6th August 2015

Pharma Market Access 2015

Asia’s pharma markets is extremely complex with each country governed by very different healthcare policies, reimbursement schemes, unique pricing, and often large risks involved in entering the market, particularly with...

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8th Annual Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs Asia

3rd August 2015 - 6th August 2015

8th Annual Pharmaceutical Regulatory Affairs Asia

The current Asian regulatory environment features fast-paced changes in regulations, varied interpretation of guidelines, lack of transparency in processes and delayed timelines for approval. The 8th annual event will address...

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International Conference on Parasitology

24th August 2015 - 26th August 2015

International Conference on Parasitology

International Conference on Parasitology (Parasitology-2015) is scheduled from August 24-26, 2015 in Philadelphia, USA which aims to gather the most elegant societies and industries along with the renowned and honorable...

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3rd Annual Congress of the European Society for Translational Medicine (EUSTM-2015)

1st September 2015 - 4th September 2015

3rd Annual Congress of the European Society for Translational Medicine (EUSTM-2015)

EUSTM-2015 unites world leaders and experts from industry, academia, research institutions, service providers, SMEs, regulatory agencies, policy makers, and governments to discuss translational approaches and tools designed to accelerate research...

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Press Releases

What do coal, fish and life science graduates all have in common? You will be shocked!

21st July 2015

What do coal, fish and life science graduates all have in common? You will be shocked!

  What do coal, fish and life science graduates all have in common? You will be shocked!       This island is made mainly of coal and surrounded by fish. Only a planning...

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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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