Articles tagged as 'ADRs'

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Three questions on… desogestrel and panic attacks
UMC’s Research pharmacist Sarah Watson explains the significance of a recently published signal that links contraceptive drug desogestrel to panic attacks.

Hey researcher, what are you reading?
A UMC researcher reviews a book that examines the French pharmacovigilance system through the eyes of patients affected by adverse drug reactions.

Reporting adverse events in published and unpublished studies
A recent article aims to quantify the under-reporting of adverse events (AEs) in published medical literature, compared with unpublished sources.

A thinker outside of the box
UMC pays homage to a trailblazer in pharmacovigilance, Dr. Ed Napke.

Reforming pharmacovigilance education – New podcast out now
Lack of knowledge on reporting and adverse drug reactions in general greatly impact pharmacovigilance, yet how may education be improved to tackle this?

Ukraine remains focused on ensuring medicine safety for its citizens
Despite an ongoing war and the destruction of more than 100 healthcare facilities, Ukraine’s pharmacovigilance system remains fully functional.

Empowering Patients as Partners: Patient Engagement in Healthcare
A patient’s perspective is powerful in ensuring safe medical care. Yet how may we best harness their perspective to improve patient outcomes?

Record growth pushes VigiBase past 28 million reports
After decades of slow but steady growth, VigiBase has recently entered a new phase of accelerating expansion, driven by a range of converging forces.

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