What is a life worth? Does it come down to dollars and cents? A recent study examines these questions in light of current and projected costs of melanoma treatment.
The cost of clinical trials to get a dermatology drug to market may cost as much as $25 million, which is slightly above a median of $19 million, according to the latest research.
Researchers explore the association between drug price and market competition among the most commonly prescribed topical generic medications in dermatology. Here's what they found.
Survey offers insights on the future of healthcare costs — and your role as providers
Patients are being victimized by the high cost of drug therapy. "We can help them by prescribing less expensive drugs and by guiding them to the least expensive places to purchase them," says Dr. Norman Levine.
We are all well aware of the disastrous turn of events in the past 5 years with regard to the rising cost of medications. What were once $4.00 specials at Wal-Mart now cost $50.00 or more.