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‘Excess deaths’ in England among the highest in Europe

April 27, 2020
Sales and Marketing COVID-19, coronavirus, deaths, pandemic

English excess deaths from the coronavirus are comparable to the worst hit countries in Europe, according to a Sky News …


FDA announces policy shift to encourage new opioid addiction treatments

August 7, 2018
Manufacturing and Production FDA, deaths, opioid crisis, overdose, policy

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have announced that it is altering the way it evaluates a drug’s ability …

Eleven babies dead after Dutch viagra trial

July 25, 2018
Research and Development Netherlands, clinical trial, deaths, premature, viagra

A trial of the drug sildenafil, commonly sold under the brand name Viagra, has been halted immediately after the death …


26 die after attempting to replace Abbott’s blood pump controller themselves

May 24, 2017
Medical Communications, Sales and Marketing Abbott, FDA, Medical device, deaths

At least 26 advanced heart failure patients have died and 19 have been injured by attempting to change the controller …

Bayer terminates clinical trial for hypertension due to safety concerns

May 13, 2016
Medical Communications, Research and Development Bayer, clinical trial, deaths, pulmonary hypertension, riociguat, safety concerns

Bayer has terminated a Phase II trial evaluating riociguat in patients with pulmonary hypertension due to fears raised by an …

GSK faces fine over Argentina clinical trial

January 6, 2012
Research and Development, Sales and Marketing Argentina, GSK, Vaccine, deaths, emerging markets

A court in Argentina says GSK should be fined for irregularities in recruitment during a trial in which children died. …

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