INTERVIEW

JMA Exec Matsumoto: CEA Scheme Merely a Supplemental Tool to Drug Pricing System, Continued Discussions Necessary

By Yoshinori Sagehashi March 7, 2019
Now that Japan has decided to introduce a cost-effectiveness assessment (CEA) system in April 2019, we are interviewing key stakeholders and policymakers about their views on the government’s proposal and challenges it might face going forward. For the first of…

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