Introductory note: The access to Essential Medicines Campaign.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/17668
Title:
Introductory note: The access to Essential Medicines Campaign.
Authors:
Kindermans, J M; Matthys, F
Journal:
Tropical Medicine & International Health
Abstract:
To ensure access to essential medicines for disadvantaged populations there are at least three conditions to be met: drugs prices must be affordable for poor countries; research and development of drugs for tropical diseases must take place; and there is a need for health exceptions to trade agreements.
Affiliation:
MSF International, 37 Rue de la Tourelle, 1040 Brussels, Belgium.
Publisher:
Wiley-Blackwell
Issue Date:
Nov-2001
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10144/17668
PubMed ID:
11703852
Additional Links:
http://www.blackwell-synergy.com/loi/tmi
Language:
en
ISSN:
1360-2276
Appears in Collections:
Health Politics

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKindermans, J M-
dc.contributor.authorMatthys, F-
dc.date.accessioned2008-02-07T11:44:29Z-
dc.date.available2008-02-07T11:44:29Z-
dc.date.issued2001-11-
dc.identifier.citationIntroductory note: The access to Essential Medicines Campaign. 2001, 6 (11):955-6 Trop. Med. Int. Healthen
dc.identifier.issn1360-2276-
dc.identifier.pmid11703852-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10144/17668-
dc.description.abstractTo ensure access to essential medicines for disadvantaged populations there are at least three conditions to be met: drugs prices must be affordable for poor countries; research and development of drugs for tropical diseases must take place; and there is a need for health exceptions to trade agreements.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherWiley-Blackwell-
dc.relation.urlhttp://www.blackwell-synergy.com/loi/tmi-
dc.rightsArchived on this site with the kind permission of Wiley-Blackwellen
dc.subject.meshCost Controlen
dc.subject.meshDatabases, Factualen
dc.subject.meshDrug Costsen
dc.subject.meshDrugs, Essentialen
dc.subject.meshHealth Prioritiesen
dc.subject.meshHealth Services Accessibilityen
dc.subject.meshHumansen
dc.subject.meshInternational Cooperationen
dc.subject.meshPatents as Topicen
dc.subject.meshWorld Healthen
dc.titleIntroductory note: The access to Essential Medicines Campaign.en
dc.contributor.departmentMSF International, 37 Rue de la Tourelle, 1040 Brussels, Belgium.en
dc.identifier.journalTropical Medicine & International Healthen
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