Prices, availability and affordability of essential medicines for chronic disease conditions in swaziland
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: SULEMAN, Fatima (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Durban, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Mhlanga, Brenda (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa)
Background: Medicines play an important role in health care, but prices can be a barrier to patient care. Few studies have looked at the prices of essential medicines in low and middle income countries in terms of patient affordability.Aim: To determine the prices, availability and affordability of medicines along the supply chain in Swaziland in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.