Is it Justified to let Medicines Fly Without a Black Box? - Southern Med Review Vol 3 Issue 2 Oct 2010
(2010; 1 page)


Recording, monitoring and understanding events over time at a given exposure is also a key requirement in drug safety...recent survey of pharmacovigilance activities in 55 low- and middle-income countries showed that only in a limited number of countries’ sentinel sites or active surveillance systems were in place to monitor the use and safety of new and existing medicines, i.e. in vulnerable populations, such as children, women of childbearing age, or the elderly...

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