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Pharmaceutical penetration of new drug and pharmaceutical market structure in Taiwan: hospital-level prescription of thiazolidinediones for diabetes

  • Yi-Wen Tsai
  • Yu-Wen Wen
  • Weng-Foung Huang
  • Ken Kuo
  • Pei-Fen Chen
  • Hsin-Wei Shih
  • Yue-Chune Lee

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal The European Journal of Health Economics.

    Volume (Year): 11 (2010)
    Issue (Month): 3 (June)
    Pages: 279-290

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