Impact of British Columbias Reduction in Generic Drug Prices on Statin Adherence

Project number: 
15-159
Approval date: 
Friday, December 4, 2015
Principal Investigator: 
Mushashi,Fidela
Institution: 
School of Population and Public Health (UBC)
Funding Agency: 
Not Available
Datasets requested: 
PharmaNet
Research objective: 

Objective: To investigate the impact of changes to British Columbias generic drug pricing on statin adherence.

Research Question: What is the effect of recent price reductions in generic drugs on adherence to statin medications?

Hypothesis: Reduction in generic pricing improved patient adherence to statins.

Publications: 

Academic thesis or dissertation

Conference abstract/presentation


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