TITLE

The Big Fat Obesity Market

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Pharmaceutical Representative;Oct2009, Vol. 39 Issue 10, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the obesity market as the target of pharmaceutical companies in the U.S. It notes that obesity-related costs in the country's healthcare system has increased since 1999 and covers 9.1 percent of annual medical expenses. Drug companies reveal that additional drugs are in the Phase III trials.
ACCESSION #
44722414

 

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