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Six suggestions where we can evolve public policy to make the US healthcare financing and reimbursement system ready for innovative therapies.
C. Young; C. Quinn; M. Trusheim. Durable cell and gene therapy potential patient and financial impact: US projections of product approvals, patients treated, and product revenues. Drug Discovery Today (2021). DOI: 10.1016/j.drudis.2021.09.001
Ivica NA, Young CM. Tracking the CAR-T Revolution: Analysis of Clinical Trials of CAR-T and TCR-T Therapies for the Treatment of Cancer (1997–2020). Healthcare. 2021; 9(8):1062. https://doi.org/10.3390/healthcare9081062
J.F. Barlow; M.W. Courtney; M. Trusheim. Payer Perspectives on Gene Therapy Reimbursement. Pharmaceutical Executive, 04/2020
J.F. Barlow; M.W. Courtney; M. Trusheim. Payer Perspectives on Reimbursement of One-Time High-Cost Durable Therapies. Pharmaceutical Executive, 01/09/2020
J.F. Barlow; M. Yang; R. Teagarden. Are Payers Ready, Willing, and Able to Provide Access to New Durable Gene Therapies? Value in Health, 06/2019, 10.1016/j.jval.2018.12.004
J. Barlow; R. Teagarden; M. Trusheim. Precision Financing of Durable, Potentially Curative Therapies. Pharmaceutical Executive, 01/2019
M.R. Trusheim; W.M. Cassidy; P.B. Bach. Alternative State-Level Financing for Hepatitis C Treatment—The "Netflix Model" JAMA, 10/29/2018, 10.1001
D. Han; D.S. Mytelka; G.L. Warren; M. Ciarametaro; M. Trusheim. Improving Management of Gene and Cell Therapies: The Orphan Reinsurer and Benefit Manager (ORBM). PharmaExec.com, 2018
M.R. Trusheim; A.A. Shrier; Z. Antonijevic; R.A. Beckman; R.K. Campbell; C. Chen; K.T. Flaherty; J. Loewy; D. Lacombe; S. Madhavan; H.P. Selker; L.J. Esserman. PIPELINEs: Creating Comparable Clinical Knowledge Efficiently by Linking Trial Platforms. Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 2016, 10.1002/cpt.514
R. Teagarden; T.F. Unger; G. Hirsch. Access and availability of orphan drugs in the United States: advances or cruel hoaxes? Expert Opinion on Orphan Drugs, 2014, 10.1517/21678707.2014.947265
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