Extrapolation of results from clinical studies conducted outside Europe to the EU-population

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Reference numberCHMP/EWP/692702/08
Effective from01/05/2010
KeywordsExtrapolation, ICH E5, global drug development, bridging studies, foreign clinical data, ethnicity, extrinsic factors
DescriptionThis document should be regarded as a reinforcement of the PDF iconICH E5 to be used when deciding whether certain clinical trials conducted in a specific area of the world would be relevant to the EU setting or if there are reasons to perform additional clinical trials within the EU.

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Published: 30/04/2010


Published: 29/05/2009


Published: 24/01/2007

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