Controlling Spending for Prescription Drugs

Altman, Stuart H.; Parks-Thomas, Cindy
March 2002
New England Journal of Medicine;3/14/2002, Vol. 346 Issue 11, p855
Academic Journal
Editorial. Focuses on the cost of prescription drugs in the United States. Problems with the cost of drugs for those who do not have health insurance; Cost of drugs for the elderly; Study in this issue by Lewis et al on discount drug programs for the elderly; How improving the affordability of prescription drugs must be a top priority; Need for physicians to become involved.


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