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Pharmacoepidemiology

  • By: Joshua J. Gagne
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Pharmacoepidemiology is the study of the utilization and effects of drugs in large numbers of people, and is usually considered in the context of drug safety. As the name implies, it may also be thought of as the application of epidemiology ...

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