Search Tag: real world data

Pharmacy Management

Using Big Data To Monitor Drug Safety

2014 16 Dec

According to a new report by researchers at RTI Health Solutions (RTI-HS) and parent company RTI International, while healthcare databases allow greater access to real world medical data, using this data to evaluate the safety of medical products is complex and requires careful research consideration.   The report has been published in Current Epidemiology... Read more

IT Management

Real World Data Critical For Healthcare

2014 20 Oct

A session at the European Health Forum 2014 put forward examples of best practices from projects and live implementation that are improving the way real world data can be used to improve healthcare. Clinical trial protocols often exclude relevant groups when evaluating medicines. They sometimes also fail to consider how a particular drug would perform... Read more