adverse event


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adverse event

noun adversity, calamity, casualty, catastrophe, debacle, detriment, infliction, misfortune, plight, tragedy, trouble, unpropitious turn of events
See also: misfortune
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This study found an increased risk of an adverse event 'after-hours' (1700 to 0700 hours).
The FDAer also addressed various types of post-marketing violations in adverse event reporting, citing failure to follow standard operating procedures and to submit periodic reports as the two most important.
The FDA does have a voluntary system in place for reporting adverse events--the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition Adverse Event Reporting System is a computerized database of records submitted by consumers, health care providers, and industry.
Writing in the British Medical Journal, the researchers called for hospitals to be encouraged to improve the recording of so-called "adverse events" on their systems.
The findings were limited by several factors, including the reliance on proper clinician reports to the Adverse Event Reporting System database and the separation of some psychiatric terms into categories that may reflect symptoms of other psychiatric diagnoses, the researchers said.
The preferred method for reporting an adverse event associated with a vaccine is through the CVB's online reporting system: tinyurl.com/bad-vaccine-report.
In another notable finding, a demographic stratification of the FDA database found elderly men to be overrepresented among patients developing adverse events related to musculoskeletal inflammation.
Adverse event detection trigger tools used were based on the Institute for Healthcare Improvement's (IHI's) Global Trigger Tool methodology (Griffin & Resar, 2009).
Studies have documented adverse events related to the following variables: multidisciplinary team, equipment, and physiological alterations inherent to the patient.
Franken also asked whether the injury rate was consistent with other data the agency had on the product before it received the unsubmitted adverse event data.
"In many ways, we're pleased," Diefendorf said about the 2014 Adverse Event Report.

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