WHO Pharmacovigilance Indicators: a Practical Manual for the Assessment of Pharmacovigilance Systems
(2015; 84 pages)


This publication provides a practical method for determining the pharmacovigilance (PV) indices. It has been designed to be simple and to be understood by any PV worker without formal training in monitoring and evaluation and should be regularly used in PV establishments. The indicators proposed in this publication are based on the expected functions of PV centres. The structural, process and outcome or impact indicators described should be used as tools for quality assurance and improvement of PV establishments and services.

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