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The Pharmaceutical Industry — Prices and Progress

Published on Aug 26, 2004in The New England Journal of Medicine70.67
· DOI :10.1056/NEJMhpr040117
F. M. Scherer45
Estimated H-index: 45
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Abstract
In this Health Policy Report, the author examines the economics of the pharmaceutical industry. Research-and-development costs, patent laws, and health insurance coverage all influence drug pricing. The author discusses the policy dilemmas resulting from the complex economics of pharmaceutical research and development and reviews potential strategies to control prices.
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