Pharmacovigilance in the Middle East: a survey of 13 arabic-speaking countries.

@article{Wilbur2013PharmacovigilanceIT,
  title={Pharmacovigilance in the Middle East: a survey of 13 arabic-speaking countries.},
  author={Kerry Wilbur},
  journal={Drug safety},
  year={2013},
  volume={36 1},
  pages={25-30}
}
BACKGROUND The importance of countries to support their own national pharmacovigilance cannot be understated. While adverse drug reaction (ADR) data from other countries is helpful in making medication safety decisions, information may not be relevant or applicable to domestic populations. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to inventory national pharmacovigilance systems in place in the Middle East region. MATERIALS AND METHODS The Uppsala Monitoring Centre Assessment of Country… CONTINUE READING