Pharmaceutical Policy in China

Challenges and Opportunities for Reform

September 2016
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • Published
    30th September 2016
  • ISBN 9789289050395
  • Language English
  • Pages 218 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

China has a complex pharmaceutical system that is currently undergoing significant reforms. This book provides a comprehensive overview of China's pharmaceutical system and covers key topics such as drug approvals and quality regulation, expenditure trends, pricing and reimbursement, irrational prescribing, traditional Chinese medicine, industrial policy, and the role of hospitals, primary care, and pharmacies.