side effect

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side effect

[′sīd i‚fekt]
(computer science)
A consistent result of a procedure that is in addition to or peripheral to the basic result.
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Cutaneous adverse drug reactions have different morphological and distributional patterns.
Adverse drug reactions & their risk factors among Indian ambulatory elderly patients.
This is because the recent epidemiological studies have estimated that adverse drug reactions are the fourth to sixth leading causes of death and that they represent 5% to 10% of the hospital costs.
Suspected adverse drug reactions reported for children worldwide: an exploratory study using VigiBase.
Pharmacist's knowledge, practice and attitudes toward pharmacovigilance and adverse drug reactions reporting process.
In this study, adverse drug reactions developed more, though statistically not significant, in patients of fourth decade of life.
The amendment of the Pharmaceutical Law involves change of adverse drug reaction definition.
As a result, most Canadians do not know where to report adverse drug reactions.
According to the Journal of the American Medical Association (April, 1998), adverse drug reactions are the fourth leading cause of death in this country.
The dispute has arisen from Germany's wish to retain its own legal requirement on drug manufacturers to inform the German authorities of any adverse drug reaction.
Some 32,000 elderly people who suffer hip fractures in falls each year and 16,000 more who are hurt in auto accidents have had these incidents traced to an adverse drug reaction, according to the NCHS.