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Buyers' club : une alternative pour l'accès au traitement ?

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Published in Revue médicale suisse. 2020, vol. 16, no. 715, p. 2228-2231
Abstract Rapid medication management for patients infected with HIV, HCV or HBV is key in optimizing a more favourable clinical response, in terms of morbidity, mortality, quality-of-life and reduced risk of transmission. If a drug is expensive, access to treatment for an uninsured patient with limited resources can be a hurdle that leads to forgoing healthcare for economic reasons. The buyers' club's objective is to provide logistics and/or financial assistance to a patient aiming to import qualitative generics for his personal use at an affordable price oversea. The drug is purchased on the internet.
Keywords Anti-Infective Agents/economicsDrugsGenericGroup PurchasingHealth Services AccessibilityHumansOrganizations
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Etudes et traitement de l'hépatite C et B (554)
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BORCIC, Valentine et al. Buyers' club : une alternative pour l'accès au traitement ?. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2020, vol. 16, n° 715, p. 2228-2231. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:149922

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