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Title Saving lives, buying time : economics of malaria drugs in an age of resistance / Committee on the Economics of Antimalarial Drugs, Board on Global Health ; Kenneth J. Arrow, Claire Panosian, and Hellen Gelband, editors
Published Washington, DC : National Academies Press, ©2004


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 343 pages)
Contents Malaria today -- The cost and cost-effectiveness of antimalarial drugs -- The case for a global subsidy of antimalarial drugs -- An international system for procuring antimalarial drugs -- A brief history of malaria -- The parasite, the mosquito, and the disease -- The human and economic burden of malaria -- Malaria control -- Antimalarial drugs and drug resistance -- Research and development for new antimalarial drugs -- Maximizing the effective use of antimalarial drugs
Analysis Andre fag (naturvidenskab og teknik) Andre fag
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Antimalarials -- Economic aspects
Pharmaceutical policy.
Drug resistance in microorganisms.
Drug resistance.
Malaria -- drug therapy
Antimalarials -- economics
Antimalarials -- therapeutic use
Drug Costs
Drug Resistance
MEDICAL -- Infectious Diseases.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Contagious.
Drug resistance
Drug resistance in microorganisms
Pharmaceutical policy
Form Electronic book
Author Arrow, Kenneth J. (Kenneth Joseph), 1921-2017
Panosian, Claire.
Gelband, Hellen.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on the Economics of Antimalarial Drugs.
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
LC no. 2004017959
ISBN 0309092132