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Clarification of terminology in drug safety.

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Nomenclature surrounding drug safety needs to be clear and unambiguous, so that patients, prescribers, manufacturers, and regulators can all understand each other. In particular, it needs to make it clear how adverse events and drug therapy are related to one another, how they are best classified, and their frequency, intensity and seriousness. In this article, we therefore discuss and define terms used in the field of drug safety, particularly terms that are sometimes misunderstood or misuse...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Drug safety More from this journal
Volume:
28
Issue:
10
Pages:
851-870
Publication date:
2005-01-01
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ISSN:
0114-5916
Language:
English
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pubs:116975
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uuid:f87b3d1c-62d4-4826-9519-86a4f4e82187
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pubs:116975
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116975
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2012-12-19

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