Dispelling myths from facts in the drugs cost conundrum

THOMAS B. CUENI | March 20, 2017

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It is quite amazing how health policy discussions are often held in a distorted and simplified manner. Nowhere does this apply more than in discussions on drugs and the pharmaceutical industry. Although a large portion of public health spending is accounted for by hospitals, doctors, other health care personnel, and services, the pharmaceutical industry is usually the focus of the cost discussion.

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