Report Criticizes FDA Delays In Drug Tracking System Update

Wed, 07 Mar 2007 07:00 PM EST

... FDA is using a "dysfunctional" computer system to track the safety of prescription drugs after they reach the market, and efforts to establish a new system to track adverse drug events have been delayed by at least four years, according to a November 2006 report commissioned by the agency, the Wall Street Journal reports. [click link for full article] ...