Insurance Coverage for Prescription Drugs: Effects on Use and Expenditures in the Medicare Population
AbstractThis research addresses the effect of prescription drug insurance coverage on the use and expenditures for prescription medications in the elderly.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by RAND - Labor and Population Program in its series Papers with number 99-09.
Length: 16 pages
Date of creation: 1999
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- Lee A. Lillard & Jeannette Rogowski & Raynard Kington, 1999. "Insurance Coverage for Prescription Drugs: Effects on Use and Expenditures in the Medicare Population," Working Papers 99-09, RAND Corporation Publications Department.
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