This book is a detailed look at the critical barriers to access to medicines in India despite the country ascending towards the role of pharmacy of the global south. It highlights several themes, considered as impediments to access to medicines while at the same time proposing viable policy options. Some of these themes include inadequate investment in public health care, inefficient and unreliable procurement and distribution of drugs, unaffordable drug prices and pharmaceutical patents. The book calls for scaling up ...

Access to Medicines in India 2014, Academic Foundation, Ghaziabad

ISBN-13: 9789332701441

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