Public spending on orphan medicines: a review of the literature

Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice
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Public spending on orphan medicines: a review of the literature
Little is known about how much public payers spend on orphan medicines. This study aimed at identifying information on orphan medicine expenditure incurred by public payers that was published in literature globally and at possibly synthesising their shares as portion of the total pharmaceutical expenditure.
Authors: Margit Gombocz and Sabine Vogler
Content type: Research
13 October 2020