Video from the Alliance for Patient Access
The Alliance for Patient Access (AfPA) is a national network of physicians whose mission is to ensure and protect patient access to approved medical treatments and therapies including prescription pharmaceuticals, biologics, and medical devices.
In the video below, Alliance for Patient Access (AfPA) Chairman Dr. David Charles explains the power and promise of biologics and why it is critically important that the physcian is always informed of substitutions.
http://biologicsdoc.org – National Physcians Biologics Working Group
“Biologics: Can Patients Get What the Doctor Orders? Challenges With Patient Access To Biological Medications Under The Current Healthcare Benefits Design,” NPBWG white paper #2, December 2012
“Biologics: A Different Class of Medications that Make a Difference for Our Patients,” NPBWG white paper, January 17, 2012
FDA Issue papers