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Duplicate Detection Best Practice Guide and E-learning module 

Duplicate Detection Best Practice Guide and e-learning module aim to provide:

- An overview of current Member States (MSs) experiences related to duplicate management, indicating examples of good practice

- Promote the importance of duplicate detection and emphasize key points of the process

- Summarise the applicable EU guidance documents related to the duplicate detection process

- Serve as a starting point for the development of a learning tool on duplicate detection pro-cesses specifically aimed at MSs’ institutions.

Target audience

The target audience is primarily pharmacovigilance staff working at National Competent Authorities.

Duplicate Detection Best Practice Guide

What does this best practice guide cover?

Best Practice Guide document split into five sections:

1. Introduction

2. The duplicate detection process

  • Detection of duplicate cases
  • Confirmation of duplicate cases
  • Management of duplicate cases

3. Conclusions

4. References

5. Annexes


20 page pdf.

Click here to access Duplicate Detection Best Practice Guide.

Duplicate detection e-learning module

What does this e-learning module cover?

1. Duplicate detection introduction

  • Case study 1: MHRA, UK
  • Case study 2: Lareb, The Netherlands
  • Case study 3: SUKL, The Czech Republic
  • Case study 4: Uppsala Monitoring Centre (UMC)

2. Summary


E-learning: 20 – 30 minutes completion time.

Click here to access duplicate detection e-learning.

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