Study compares drug coverage in Canada, Australia and Britain

Dr. Braden Manns - Photo credit Bruce Perrault

The Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta‘s Dr. Braden Manns, Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, is an author of a recent study found in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The study discusses a variety of reasons that some drugs do not get covered, while also highlighting instances where coverage decisions are different between the countries that were considered.

JAMA video press release, abstract, study

UCalgary Medicine press release, article

External media coverage: KEYC*, WRAL, Medpage Today, CBC

* includes video


Prior posts about Dr. Braden Manns:


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