Pharmacoepidemiology is that the study of applied medication and effects in massive numbers of people. It provides an estimate of the beneficial drug effect and an estimate of adverse drug effect in a population. It is said to be combination of Clinical Pharmacology and Epidemiology. It entirely deals with the calculation on Genetic Variation of drug effect, duration-response relationships, clinical effects of drug-drug interactions, and the effects of medication non-adherence.
- Therapeutic effects and drug safety
- Hypothesis testing
- Non-adherence effects
- Adverse drug reactions