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P&T News

March 30

‘Culture of blame’ triggers malpractice system
Recombinant factor VIII product treats hemophilia A
Gilead’s Sovaldi and Harvoni lead the cost parade
Obama administration aims to double investment in antibiotic resistance

March 27

Public–private collaboration will help Medicare shift to alternative payment models by 2018
Infections cited as primary surgical complications
Blood pressure mortality goes up as deaths from other causes drop

March 26

Study finds few health care benefits
Treatment now approved for retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema
Enterobacteria share carbapenem resistance genes
Authors present ‘troubling finding’ at orthopedic meeting

March 25

Proposal transitions Medicare to value-based payment scheme
Study finds nearly $3,900-per-year difference in hospital settings
Findings emphasize need to reduce unnecessary prescriptions