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Price hangs on patient outcomes

Andrew Jack
Financial Times
4 May 2010

PA health systems expert Steve Black has been quoted in the Financial Times.  Steve gives his views on the implications of a new model of payment by results which is emerging in healthcare. 

Commenting on the process of linking pharmaceutical prices more closely to patient outcomes, Steve says: “It is not uncommon for some classes of drugs to be effective in only one in three patients who take them.”

Steve cites anti-cancer treatments and psychoactive medicines as examples and concludes: “We might have to spend tens of thousands before knowing whether a drug will have any effect."

You can read Steve's views on data management here


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