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life-threatening adverse event (redirected from life threatening adverse event)
life-threatening adverse event In the context of a clinical trail, any adverse drug response that the investigator believes places the patient or subject at immediate risk of death from the reaction as it occurred. This does not include a reaction that might have caused death had it occurred in a more severe form.
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SIADH is a rare side effect of amiodarone and high index of suspicion is required to suspect this life threatening adverse event
Possible etiological reasons of this clinically significant and life threatening adverse event
have been discussed.
Treatment with MultiStem was well tolerated and safe, and there was reduction in life threatening adverse events
, infections and mortality among subjects receiving cell therapy, in comparison to placebo.
MultiStem treatment was associated also with lower rates of mortality and life threatening adverse events
(AEs), infections and pulmonary events.