A recent study of physicians found no correlation between following EHR meaningful use requirements and providing consistently higher quality of care.
US sales fell 34% during the quarter, largely due to lower demand and lower prices for off-patent Cymbalta and Evista.
Sovaldi's debut has been marked by plenty of criticism from payers and lawmakers, but the hep. C drug's launch, now confirmed to be the fastest of all time, has also reaped blockbuster sales for Gilead.
Wednesday's coverage of doctor pay roiled physicians who say the CMS data set oversimplifies payment information and skews reality.
Phase-II results indicate Merck's all-in-one HCV oral could put pressure on Gilead.
Facts tucked among the 9.2 million lines of data: 2% of doctors account for around 25% of Medicare billing.
Express Scripts said treatments for diabetes are the most expensive of the traditional medications, while specialty drugs are eating up a significant portion of total drug spend.
Researchers found a correlation between patients feeling involved and how well they stick—if they stick—to their medication regimens.
Phase-III results prompted the drugmaker to pursue a third-quarter filing.
Analysts say the Indianapolis, IN, drugmaker's Phase-I results show CDK 4/6 inhibitors will have a role in breast cancer treatment and that Pfizer's palbociclib will not clear the field.