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Variation in the availability of cancer drug generics in the United States of America.

Abstract:

While most of the attention and spending in the oncology community in the United States has been focused on the remarkable scientific inventions of the newer targeted drugs, the shortage of the older essential cancer drugs that are off patent, mostly generics and injectables, has a threatening impact on the health of cancer patients, the execution of clinical trials and the identification of newer drugs and thus impacts upon the burden of costs and pressures on the health system in the United...

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10.1093/annonc/mdt324

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Journal:
Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology / ESMO
Volume:
24 Suppl 5
Issue:
SUPPLEMENT5
Pages:
v17-v22
Publication date:
2013-09-05
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EISSN:
1569-8041
ISSN:
0923-7534
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uuid:be0686c8-8cf9-4fa8-890e-f10aef39d2a6
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425583
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pubs:425583

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