Essays about: "Adverse events"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 essays containing the words Adverse events.

  1. 1. An exploratory machine learning workflow for the analysis of adverse events from clinical trials

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för matematiska vetenskaper

    Author : Margareta Carlerös; [2020-06-26]
    Keywords : Machine learning; Adverse events; Clinical trials; Data mining;

    Abstract : A new pharmaceutical drug needs to be shown to be safe and effective before it canbe used to treat patients. Adverse events (AEs) are potential side-effects that arerecorded during clinical trials, in which a new drug is tested in humans, and mayor may not be related to the drug under study. READ MORE

  2. 2. Extracting Adverse Drug Reactions from Product Labels using Deep Learning and Natural Language Processing

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Shachi Bista; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Pharamacovigilance relates to activities involving drug safety monitoring in the post-marketing phase of the drug development life-cycle. Despite rigorous trials and experiments that drugs undergo before they are available in the market, they can still cause previously unobserved side-effects (also known as adverse events) due to drug–drug interaction, genetic, physiological or demographic reasons. READ MORE

  3. 3. Improving the speed and quality of an Adverse Event cluster analysis with Stepwise Expectation Maximization and Community Detection

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Nils Erlanson; [2020]
    Keywords : Adverse Drug Reactions; Pharmacovigilance; Cluster Analysis; Stepwise Expectation Maximization; Community Detection; Topic Modelling;

    Abstract : Adverse drug reactions are unwanted effects alongside the intended benefit of a drug and might be responsible for 3-7\% of hospitalizations. Finding such reactions is partly done by analysing individual case safety reports (ICSR) of adverse events. The reports consist of categorical terms that describe the event. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Protection of Human Rights in the Context of Climate Change : Non-refoulement Obligations under Article 3 ECHR to Protect Environmental Migrants?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Cederberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Human rights law; Climate change; Non-refoulement obligations; Environmental migrants; Article 3 ECHR; Slow onset events of climate change;

    Abstract : The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) notes in its Fifth Assessment Report from 2014 that states are the main cause of anthropogenic gas emissions. Furthermore, scientists predict that displacement across border for reasons of climate change will increase rapidly in the coming decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. Oil Spill Response Capability Assessment: Describing Tasks and Effects

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Mari Mikaelsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Operational oil spill response; capability estimation; capability description; response capability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Oil spills require more or less significant response efforts to be controlled. While the frequency of severe oil spills has decreased, an increase in marine traffic is forecasted in the future. READ MORE