Benefit-risk assessment

What is Benefit-risk assessment?

Benefit-risk assessment definition and meaning on Health terms:
In medicines R&D, benefit-risk assessment is the continuous examination of the favourable and unfavourable results of a specific treatment to determine whether its benefits outweigh its risks in a -specific condition. It takes into account the evidence on safety and efficacy, as well as other factors like the nature and severity of the condition the medicine is intended to treat or prevent.

 

reference: https://www.eupati.eu/glossary/

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