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Module 5: Health Technology Assessment (HTA) and drug pricing

Introduction to pharmacoeconomics Pharmacoeconomics refers to the branch of health economics which measures and compares the costs involved in pharmaceutical products (typically drugs) and services. It takes into account the research investment, production, distribution, storage, pricing and further use by patients. Pharmacoeconomics is useful when assessing the affordability and value of accessing a drug prescribed to a determined subgroup of […]

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