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The Growing Role of Opioid Tapering Schedules in Public Health

The culture of prescription drugs is slowly evolving so that opioids are used in quantities and therapies reflecting their safety profiles.

New Approaches to Managing High-Cost Drugs

Prescription drugs are critical to any effective healthcare system, but in the U.S. they are also a growing financial burden on patients, employers and care providers, many of whom struggle to keep up with their high costs. According to separate reports from the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission and the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics, prescriptions accounted for a […]