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Guide to Drug Financing Mechanisms
(1998; 64 pages) [French] [Spanish]
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Ver el documentoAcknowledgements
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoIntroduction
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoChapter 1. Selection
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoChapter 2. Procurement
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoChapter 3. Distribution
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoChapter 4. Prescribing
Abrir esta carpeta y ver su contenidoSummary: contributions and limitations of the economic approach
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Ver el documentoSelected WHO publications of related interest
Ver el documentoBack cover

Guide to Drug Financing Mechanisms

Jérôme Dumoulin
Institute for Economic Research
on Production and Development
Grenoble, France

Miloud Kaddar
International Children’s Centre
Paris, France

Germán Velásquez
World Health Organization
Geneva, Switzerland

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WHO Library Cataloguing in Publication Data

Guide to drug financing mechanisms/Jérôme Dumoulin, Miloud Kaddar & Germán Velásquez

1. Pharmaceutical services-economics 2. Drug utilization-economics 3. Drugs-supply and distribution 4. Prescriptions, Drug I. Dumoulin, Jérôme II. Kaddar, Miloud III. Velásquez, Germán

ISBN 92 4 154509 7
(NLM Classification: QV 737)

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