Essays about: "Orphan Drugs"

Found 4 essays containing the words Orphan Drugs.

  1. 1. What should an Optimal and Fair Introduction Process for Orphan Drugs look like? : Experiences and Views of County Officials and Politicians in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Epidemiologi och global hälsa

    Author : Carl Lundberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Orphan drugs; introduction; Northern Sweden;

    Abstract : Background: Increasing costs and quantities of orphan drugs within the European market has led to much debate in Sweden on how they should be handled within the existing reimbursement system. Previously, there has been little research looking at local and regional handling of and implications of these issues when it comes to decision-making, financing, and access. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Analysis of the Decision-making Process of the TLV and the Willingness to Pay for Healthcare in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jens Dahlstrand; Fredrik Sandberg; [2016-10-03]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Alternative legal incentives for antibiotic research and development : The role and function of legal mechanisms

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Sundberg; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In Europe there are 25 000 deaths per year as a result of antimicrobialresistance and in the world the estimated annual number of deaths is 700 000.By 2050, it has been predicted that 10 million people per year could die frombeing resistant to antibiotic compounds. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pharmaceutical Opportunities : A three-step repositioning model for evaluating market options

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : SARA SANDMAN; [2016]
    Keywords : Repositioning; Repurposing; Life Cycle Management; Orphan Drugs; Pharmaceutical Industry;

    Abstract : Pharmaceutical industry is today struggling with its productivity as products keep failing after long and expensive development programs. The protability is further threatened by erce competition from cheaper product copies. READ MORE