The Prescription Drug Locomotive and the U.S Big Slice of the Global Rx Pie | By Clive Riddle, November 20, 2015

With prescription drug spending now having taken over the locomotive of the healthcare cost train, it behooves stakeholders to better get to know what lies on the tracks ahead. The IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics has just released the 47-page report: Global Medicines Use in 2020:  Outlook and Implications in which they examine the global use of medicines and spending levels in to continue


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