Drug Costs

Known as: cost drugs, costs drug, Costs, Drug 
The amount that a health care institution or organization pays for its drugs. It is one component of the final price that is charged to the consumer… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Increasing rates of prescriptions for antidepressants, antipsychotics and stimulants have been reported from various… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE To compare drug costs and adherence among Medicare beneficiaries with the standard Part D coverage gap versus… (More)
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2008
2008
CONTEXT Medicare Part D drug benefits include substantial cost sharing. OBJECTIVE To determine beneficiaries' knowledge of… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Evaluations of drug cost-sharing policies within the same population are needed for a fair comparison of different… (More)
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2003
2003
Payers of pharmaceutical benefits are increasingly turning to drug formularies in an attempt to control rising pharmacy costs… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Rising costs of medications and inequities in access have sparked calls for drug policy reform in the United States and… (More)
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2001
2001
We evaluated interrelationships and associations among mortality rates, drug costs, total cost of care, and length of stay in… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVES The nature and extent of prescription drug benefits for the elderly are a continuing concern for health-care managers… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To study the impact of the cost of pharmaceuticals on physicians' decisions about drug prescription. DESIGN A… (More)
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1993
1993
The cost-effectiveness of pharmacists and their effect on inpatient health care outcomes were evaluated. For one year, data were… (More)
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