Lecture Notes in Logistics

Pharmaceutical Supply Chains - Medicines Shortages

Editors: Barbosa-Povoa, Ana Paula, Jenzer, Helena, de Miranda, João Luís (Eds.)

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  • Provides pharmaceutical case studies
  • Covers uncertainty and risk aspects of supply chain management
  • Carefully combines the scientific level with a pedagogical approach
  • Written by experts in the field 
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This book provides an insight of relevant case studies and updated practices in “PharmaceuticalSupply Chains” (PharmSC) while addressing the most relevant topics within the COST Action “Medicines Shortages” (CA15105).The volume focuses on the most recent developments in the design, planning and scheduling ofPharmSC, broadening from the suppliers’ selection to the impact on patients and healthcaresystems, addressing uncertainty and risk mitigation, and computational issues. It is directed at MSc/PhD students and young researchers (Post-Docs) in Pharmaceutics/Pharmaceutical sciences, Engineering fields, Economics/Management, as well as pharmaceutical decision makers, managers, and practitioners, and advanced readers demanding a fresh approach to decision making for PharmSC. The contributed chapters are associated with the homonymous COST Training Schools (TS), and the book creates a better understanding of the Action “Medicines Shortages” challenges and opportunities.

Table of contents (19 chapters)

Table of contents (19 chapters)
  • The European Medicines Shortages Research Network and Its Mission to Strategically Debug Disrupted Pharmaceutical Supply Chains

    Pages 1-22

    Jenzer, Helena (et al.)

  • Design and Planning of Sustainable Vaccine Supply Chain

    Pages 23-55

    Carvalho, Mafalda Ivo (et al.)

  • Drug Shortages and Their Impact on Patients and Health Care Systems—How Can Systemic and Organizational Frameworks Help to Prevent or Mitigate Them?

    Pages 57-72

    Truong, Phung Hoang (et al.)

  • Patient Perspective: Reporting on Medicines Shortages—Hemophilia a Case in Latvia

    Pages 73-82

    Ziemele, Baiba

  • Shortages of Medicines Originating from Manufacturing

    Pages 83-101

    Battistini, Maurizio

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eBook 117,69 €
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase Institutional customers should get in touch with their account manager
Hardcover 145,59 €
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Softcover 103,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pharmaceutical Supply Chains - Medicines Shortages
Editors
  • Ana Paula Barbosa-Povoa
  • Helena Jenzer
  • João Luís de Miranda
Series Title
Lecture Notes in Logistics
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-15398-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-15398-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-15397-7
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-15400-4
Series ISSN
2194-8917
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXI, 256
Number of Illustrations
14 b/w illustrations, 36 illustrations in colour
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