TITLE

The 80 Billion Dollar Question

AUTHOR(S)
Paul, Reid
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Sep2009, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the issue concerning the deal agreed by the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America (PhRMA) with the U.S. Congress to receive $80 billion of funds as part of health care reform. Pharmaceutical companies raised their concern that the amount will not be enough to reduce healthcare costs in the country. In addition, the uncertainty expressed by President Barack Obama on the deal will pose challenges to the pharmaceutical industry.
ACCESSION #
44052705

 

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