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August 11, 2005

50 years of waiting for Pharmacare is Long Enough by Joel Lexchin, MD (ARCHIVED)


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This paper authored by Joel Lexchin, MD, was presented to Premiers at the August 2005 Council of the Federation meeting. In it, Lexchin argues that Pharmacare makes sense on three levels – equity, economic efficiency and improving prescribing – noting that political appears to be the only obstacle.