TITLE

Progressive drug licensing: An opportunity to achieve transparency and accountability?

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, James M.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/19/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 13, p1848
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's view about the transparency and accountability of Health Canada's Progressive Licensing Framework in Canada. He states that the system frequently does not adequately protect the public from serious adverse of drug events. He offers suggestions for potential changes to the present system, that should help to improve patient safety and restore the public's trust in Canada's drug approval and monitoring system.
ACCESSION #
25360421

 

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