Journal Mobile

K Beard, P Waller
Journal Issue: 
Volume 37: Issue 1: 2007




Recent  high  profile  cases  have  highlighted  the  importance  of establishing the appropriate balance of benefits and risks regarding drug therapy. The  regulatory  authorities  and  the  pharmaceutical  industry  are  responsible  for ensuring drug safety, but prescribers and patients also have responsibilities in this regard. Providing  better  education  for  professionals  and  developing  better information for patients are amongst the most important challenges to be faced.