Journal of Pharmacovigilance

Journal of Pharmacovigilance
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ISSN: 2329-6887

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Andrianov Vladimir

  • Review Article
    History, Epidemiology and Clinical Characteristic of Adverse Events
    Author(s): Kozulina Irina, Danilov Alexey and Andrianov VladimirKozulina Irina, Danilov Alexey and Andrianov Vladimir

    Rapid medicine and pharmacy progress bring new high-technology medical product to controlling and treating different diseases. Unfortunately, it does not correct a problem of drugs adverse events (ADE) from mild side effects till severe hyper sensitivity reactions, which can lead a new diseases and forming a temporary or total disability and death in some cases. There are about 17 thousand of different medicines in the world now, nearly 90% of them where done in last ten years. According to update data in last ten years mortality rate due to ADE takes 4-6 places in the world. In various ways the rate of hospitalization due to ADE is from 2%, 4% to 12%. As well as, ADE increases the volume of direct and indirect cost of patient treatment. In USA treatment of patients with ADE is about 30, 1 milliard dollars per year. According to Sultana, treatment cost for one person with one ADE aver.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.4172/2329-6887.1000268

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