Access to essential medicines - What is it and how can it be made to happen?
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentation
- By: JOHNSON, Keith (Management Sciences for Health, Center for Pharmaceutical Management, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America)
Access to pharmaceuticals is a multi-dimensional concept, which applies to both developed and developing countries. Dimensions include a medicine’s availability, affordability, geographic accessibility, and acceptability, with an overarching requirement for quality—of both pharmaceutical product and service delivery. Identifying and understanding.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.