Optimizing Complement Inhibition for Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: A Focus on Novel Therapies and Managed Care Opportunities
CATHERINE M. BROOME, MD
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
GARY M. OWENS, MD
President, Gary Owens Associates
Ocean View, Delaware
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After participating in this activity, learners should be better able to:
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- Implement evidence-based and cost-effective managed care policies that incorporate novel complement inhibitor therapies for the personalized care of patients with PNH
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Release Date: February 28, 2023
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Pharmacy Parkwest Medical Center
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