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Descriptor English: Economics, Pharmaceutical
Descriptor Spanish: Economía Farmacéutica
Descriptor Portuguese: Farmacoeconomia
Descriptor French: Pharmacoéconomie
Entry term(s): Economic, Pharmacy
Economics, Pharmacy
Pharmaceutical Economics
Pharmacoeconomics
Pharmacy Economic
Pharmacy Economics
Tree number(s): N03.219.390
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017850
Scope note: Economic aspects of the fields of pharmacy and pharmacology as they apply to the development and study of medical economics in rational drug therapy and the impact of pharmaceuticals on the cost of medical care. Pharmaceutical economics also includes the economic considerations of the pharmaceutical care delivery system and in drug prescribing, particularly of cost-benefit values. (From J Res Pharm Econ 1989;1(1); PharmacoEcon 1992;1(1))
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer /econ with specific drugs or specific pharmaceutical subject
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Economics (1966-1979)
Pharmacy (1966-1979)
Pharmacy/economics (1980-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
Entry Version: ECON PHARM
Related: Drug Costs MeSH
Fees, Pharmaceutical MeSH
Prescription Fees MeSH
DeCS ID: 31495
Unique ID: D017850
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Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/05/27
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Economics, Pharmaceutical - Preferred
Concept UI M0026973
Scope note Economic aspects of the fields of pharmacy and pharmacology as they apply to the development and study of medical economics in rational drug therapy and the impact of pharmaceuticals on the cost of medical care. Pharmaceutical economics also includes the economic considerations of the pharmaceutical care delivery system and in drug prescribing, particularly of cost-benefit values. (From J Res Pharm Econ 1989;1(1); PharmacoEcon 1992;1(1))
Preferred term Economics, Pharmaceutical
Entry term(s) Pharmaceutical Economics
Pharmacoeconomics
Pharmacy Economics - Broader
Concept UI M000634202
Preferred term Pharmacy Economics
Entry term(s) Economic, Pharmacy
Economics, Pharmacy
Pharmacy Economic



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