Concept of risk in pharmacoepidemiology: Risk assessment is a fundamental aspect of pharmacological research and plays a crucial role in pharmacoepidemiology. It involves the evaluation of potential adverse effects and the determination of the risk-benefit profile of medications. Understanding the concept of risk in pharmacoepidemiology is essential for healthcare professionals, researchers, and policymakers to make informed decisions regarding drug use and patient safety. In this article, we will explore the concept of risk in pharmacoepidemiology, its measurement, and its implications for public health.
PATH: PHARMD/ PHARMD NOTES/ PHARMD FIFTH YEAR NOTES/ PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY AND PHARMACOECONOMICS/ CONCEPT OF RISK IN PHARMACOEPIDEMIOLOGY.