TITLE

Is there still a role for spontaneous reporting of adverse drug reactions?

AUTHOR(S)
Lexchin, Joel
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/17/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 2, p191
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article comments on the importance of reporting adverse reactions and ways to increase the rate of reporting. The role of computer technology in the reporting is discussed. Background information on the adverse reaction reports received by Health Canada in 2004 is presented. The methods of stimulating adverse reaction reporting in the medical community are enumerated.
ACCESSION #
19383916

 

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