pharmaco-economics

pharmaco-economics

The application of health economics to the selection and supply of medical drugs, with special reference to cost-effectiveness in prescribing. The topic, which includes such matters as measures to promote the prescription of generic drugs rather than the higher-priced branded equivalent trade, has become increasingly important as medical cost escalate.
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Pharmaco-economics is important model for pharmacists and is an important aid which provides healthcare decision-makers with valuable information, allowing optimal allocation of limited resources.
The event will have technical session by experts on new drug discovery, industrial pharmaceutical technology, clinical research, pharmaceutical management, pharmaco-economics, and nano-pharmaceuticals and other recent development.
This collaborative initiative aims to develop programmes that will help enhance the skills of health care professionals for better disease management, implement national health awareness activities, and improve education and training on pharmaco-economics.
Cancer, que tuvo 190 publicaciones, es la revista con mas interes en temas economicos, seguida por Journal ofClinical Oncology con 135, Health Technology Assessment y Pharmaco-economics con 77 referencias cada una.
I'm also serving on the advisory committee for Asian Consortium of International Society for Pharmaco-economics and Outcome Research - (ISPOR - USA).
Anirban Basu received the Bernie O'Brien New Investigator Award from the International Society for Pharmaco-economics and Outcomes Research; was Labelle Lecturer in Health Services Research at McMaster University; and won the Society for Medical Decision Making Comparative Effectiveness Research Essay Contest.
I think the pharmaco-economics would dictate that if we were able to impact on the clinical signs and symptoms of heart failure and improve heart muscle function, the way we're seeing it at the moment, then what you're really impacting on is the current scenario of repeated hospitalisations and potential mortality.
He said key issues to be discussed would include pharmaco-vigilance, pharmaco-economics, counterfeits, innovation in the quality arena, good manufacturing practices and common technical document and electronic submissions therapies.
A new chapter on pharmacogenomics has been added, as well as more on pharmaco-epidemiology and pharmaco-economics.
It is described as the benchmark journal for articles on the application of pharmaco-economics and quality-of-life assessment to optimum drug therapy and health outcomes.
In accepting the donation, and in noting that a 104,000-square-foot facility will be built in the San Diego suburb of La Jolla to house the Skaggs school, various university officials spoke of "breakthroughs in pharmacology and pharmaco-economics," of the "enormous potential for conquering disease and improving health," and of expectations that the university will now be able to partner with the region's large biotechnology community in new drug development.