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FDA Tightening Regulatory Requirements For Some Medical Devices
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Aired 5 months ago 2:36
FDA Cracks Down On E-Cigarette Sales To Curb Teen Vaping
The Food and Drug Administration is set to ban sales of e-cigarettes at gas stations and convenience stores, which is where teens often go to buy them.
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Aired 7 months ago 26:32
Using Real-World Evidence to Improve Drug Development
The availability of a growing body of real-world evidence has regulators considering how clinical trials using disparate sources of data might work. Many see harnessing such information as a way to provide better insight into the safety and efficacy of drugs while reducing the cost of clinical trials. A number of issues, though, will need to be addresses as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration takes a first pass at a framework for using real-world evidence. We spoke Nancy Dreyer, chief scientific officer & senior vice president of real-world & analytic solutions for IQVIA, about real-world data, its potential to change the way clinical trials are conducted, and the challenges to applying it.
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Aired 2 months ago 59:37
Show 1153: How to Listen to TV Drug Commercials
...headlines, the food and Drug administration has just taken action against many dietary supplement companies that advertise their products to treat Alzheimer's...