The WHO Pharmaceuticals Newsletter provides you with the latest information on the safety of medicines and legal actions taken by regulatory authorities across the world. It also provides signals based on information derived from Individual Case Safety Reports (ICSRs) available in the WHO Global ICSR database, VigiBase®.


This newsletter includes three feature articles describing: the 38th meeting of the WHO International Working Group for Drug Statistics Methodology; Preconference Workshop on WHO ATC/DDD Methodology and Drug Utilization Research; and the 38th Annual Meeting of Representatives of the National Pharmacovigilance Centres participating in the WHO Programme for International Drug Monitoring.


Posted on the WHO website on 21 December 2015