Category Archives: Europe
By Guest Blogger | Published: April 9, 2014
By Leela Barham. Few would argue with the desirability of innovation — something new, something that delivers value. And innovation in pharmaceuticals is a range from a more convenient way for patients to take a medicine, to treating a disease that couldn’t be treated before. Pretty much everyone will agree that not only do they […]
By Guest Blogger | Published: April 7, 2014
By Philip Ward. The new Internet Library from the European Patients’ Academy (EUPATI) will come online towards the end of 2015, and will be available in seven European languages (English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Polish and Russian), project director Jan Geissler revealed at last week’s workshop held in Warsaw, Poland, and organized by EUPATI.
By Julian Upton | Published: April 4, 2014
A report published yesterday provides recommendations for combating the “significant inequalities” affecting access to quality cancer care in Europe.
By Pharm Exec | Published: April 3, 2014
The European Parliament yesterday voted towards the adoption of the new Clinical Trials Regulation, which removes the legal framework for pharma to not publish its data by stating that information from trial study reports should not be considered commercially confidential.
By Guest Blogger | Published: March 31, 2014
By Leela Barham. The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has finally published the formal consultation on value-based assessment (VBA). VBA is the new VBP, incorporating a wider assessment of value and no longer clearly linking to price in quite the way that some speculated all the way back in 2010 when VBP […]