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Cardiovascular safety of rofecoxib (Vioxx): lessons learned and unanswered questions

Paul E Langton, Graeme J Hankey and John W Eikelboom
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (10): 524-525.

We need processes in place to follow up suspicions about serious adverse events

Paul E Langton, BSc, MB BS (Hons), FRACP, Cardiologist, and Clinical Lecturer, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia1
Graeme J Hankey, MD, FRACP, FRCP, Neurologist, and Clinical Professor, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia2
John W Eikelboom, MB BS, MSc, FRACP, Haematologist, and Clinical Lecturer, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, University of Western Australia3
1 Hollywood Private Hospital, Perth, WA.
2 Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA.
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