Managing Pharmaceuticals in International Health
  • Author : Stuart Anderson
  • Release Date : 06 December 2012
  • Publisher : Birkhäuser
  • Genre : Medical
  • Pages : 232
  • ISBN 13 : 9783034879132

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Book Description: -Gives a new perspective on the politics of drug supply -Will interest those involved with the management of medicines at any level -Indispensable for students of public health

Managing Pharmaceuticals in International Health

Managing Pharmaceuticals in International Health

Author : Stuart Anderson,Reinhard Huss,Rob Summers,Karin Wiedenmayer
Publisher : Birkhäuser
Genre : Medical
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-Gives a new perspective on the politics of drug supply -Will interest those involved with the management of medicines at any level -Indispensable for students of public health...

Managing Pharmaceuticals In International Health

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Topics 1. Issues In The Management Of Pharmaceuticals In International Health 2. Access And Availability Of Pharmaceuticals International Health 3. Assessing The Pharmaceutical Needs Of Patients And Populations 4. The Role Of Health Professionals 5. The Role Of The Pharmaceutical Industry 6. The Role Of Governments 7. The Role Of European Union, National Assistance Agencies And Ngos 8. ...

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Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Medical
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Managing Drug Supply (MDS) is the leading reference on how to manage essential medicines in developing countries. MDS was originally published in 1982; it was revised in 1997 with over 10,000 copies distributed in over 60 countries worldwide. The third edition, MDS-3: Managing Access to Medicines and Health Technologies reflects the dramatic changes in ...

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Publisher : Academic Press
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Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Global Health,Committee on Understanding the Global Public Health Implications of Substandard, Falsified, and Counterfeit Medical Products
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Medical
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Author : Dean T. Jamison,Joel G. Breman,Anthony R. Measham,George Alleyne,Mariam Claeson,David B. Evans,Prabhat Jha,Anne Mills,Philip Musgrove
Publisher : World Bank Publications
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Author : Lisa Forman,Jillian Clare Kohler
Publisher : University of Toronto Press
Genre : Medical
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Author : WHO Expert Committee on the Selection and Use of Essential Medicines,World Health Organization
Publisher : Diamond Pocket Books (P) Ltd.
Genre : Medical
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This report presents the recommendations of the WHO Expert Committee responsible for updating the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines. The first part contains a progress report on the new procedures for updating the Model List and the development of the WHO Essential Medicines Library. It continues with a section ...

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Author : Elias Mossialos,Monique Mrazek,Tom Walley
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
Genre : Medical
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Author : Nick Freemantle,Suzanne Hill
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
Genre : Medical
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Author : Michael H. Merson,Robert E. Black,Anne J. Mills
Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
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Author : Geoffrey Harding,Kevin M. G. Taylor
Publisher : CRC Press
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Author : Mathieu Quet
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Health & Fitness
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Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Pain Management and Regulatory Strategies to Address Prescription Opioid Abuse
Publisher : National Academies Press
Genre : Medical
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Drug overdose, driven largely by overdose related to the use of opioids, is now the leading cause of unintentional injury death in the United States. The ongoing opioid crisis lies at the intersection of two public health challenges: reducing the burden of suffering from pain and containing the rising toll ...