By John Talbot,J. K. Aronson
The detection and evaluate of inauspicious drug reactions is important for figuring out the protection of medications and for combating damage in sufferers. not just is it essential to discover new adversarial drug reactions, however the ideas and perform of pharmacovigilance observe to the surveillance of quite a lot of medicinal items.
Stephens' Detection and overview of difficult Drug Reactions presents a entire evaluate of all elements of difficult drug reactions in the course of the existence cycle of a medication, from toxicology and medical trials via to pharmacovigilance, danger administration, and criminal and regulatory standards. It additionally covers the security of biotherapeutics and vaccines and contains new chapters on pharmacogenetics, proactive threat administration, societal concerns, and the security of gear utilized in oncology and natural medicines.
This 6th version of the vintage textual content on drug protection is an authoritative reference textual content for all those that paintings in pharmacovigilance or be interested in hostile drug reactions, no matter if in regulatory specialists, pharmaceutical businesses, or academia.
Praise for prior editions
"This ebook offers a finished and wide-ranging evaluation of the technology of pharmacovigilance. For these coming into or already skilled within the pharmaceutical sciences, this can be a vital work.” - from a overview in E-STREAMS
"...a key textual content within the zone of pharmacovigilance...extensively referenced and well-written...a important resource..." - from a evaluation in The Pharmaceutical Journal