A CIOMS Publication Series

Development and Rational Use of Standardised MedDRA Queries (SMQs) Edition 2

Retrieving Adverse Drug Reactions with MedDRA

August 2016
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • Published
    15th August 2016
  • ISBN 9789290360865
  • Language English
  • Pages 136 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

This publication aims to inform regulatory authorities, scientific institutions, pharmaceutical companies and other organizations or individuals involved in pharmaceutical and other medicinal product development, about the purpose and appropriate use of SMQs in safety surveillance activities.

Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS)

Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences (CIOMS) is an international, non-governmental, non-profit organization established jointly by WHO and UNESCO in 1949. In 2009 CIOMS celebrated the 60th anniversary of its creation. Through its membership, CIOMS is representative of a substantial proportion of the biomedical scientific community. In 2013, the membership of CIOMS included 49 international, national and associate member organizations, representing many of the biomedical disciplines, national academies of sciences and medical research councils.