TITLE

Adverse reaction database has minimal information

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/19/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 2, p137
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the limitations of the Canadian Adverse Drug Reaction Information System of Health Canada, in terms of allowing physicians or patients to determine the likely incidence of adverse drug reactions. Response of Health Canada director Heather Sutcliffe to conclusions about safety and the inappropriate use of CADRIS as a prescriptive tool; Criticisms made by consumer safety groups on CADRIS; Importance of mandatory reporting of adverse drug reactions.
ACCESSION #
17557256

 

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