Oncology medicines in Canada : trends and international comparisons, 2010-2019.: H82-51/2020E-PDF

"Oncology medicines are an increasingly important driver of Canadian pharmaceutical sales. Over the past decade, this significant segment has doubled its share of the market, now accounting for $3.9 billion in sales nationally. … This analysis provides an overview of the Canadian prescription oncology market from 2010 to 2019. The chartbook is divided into three sections: the first explores the dynamics of the international market for oncology medicines; the second takes a closer look at oncology sales, market distribution, and treatment costs in Canada; and the third examines these trends in the context of Canada's private drug plans"--Introduction, page 5.

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Department/Agency Canada. Patented Medicine Prices Review Board, issuing body.
Title Oncology medicines in Canada : trends and international comparisons, 2010-2019.
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Les médicaments oncologiques au Canada : tendances et comparaisons internationales, 2010-2019.
"October 2020."
Issued also in HTML format.
Includes bibliographical references.
Publishing information Ottawa, ON : Patented Medicine Prices Review Board = Conseil d'examen du prix des médicaments brevetés, 2020.
Description 1 online resource (32 pages) : colour illustrations
ISBN 9780660361628
Catalogue number
  • H82-51/2020E-PDF
Subject terms Antineoplastic agents -- Canada -- Statistics.
Antineoplastic agents -- Statistics.
Antineoplastic agents -- Prices -- Canada -- Statistics.
Antineoplastic agents -- Prices -- Statistics.
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