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Do follow-on therapeutic substitutes induce price competition between hospital medicines? Evidence from the Danish hospital sector

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  • Hostenkamp, Gisela
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    The pricing of follow-on drugs, that offer only limited health benefits over existing therapeutic alternatives, is a recurring health policy debate. This study investigates whether follow-on therapeutic substitutes create price competition between branded hospital medicines.

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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Health Policy.

    Volume (Year): 111 (2013)
    Issue (Month): 1 ()
    Pages: 68-77

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:111:y:2013:i:1:p:68-77
    DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.03.007
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