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Brazil: Spending On Meds Acquired Through Law Suits Rockets

Executive Summary

Brazilian health ministry spending on medicines and treatment supplies acquired by patients taking legal action through the courts has rocketed from R$70m ($22.3) in 2008 to more than R$1bn ($317.9) in 2015, according to an audit by Brazil’s General Accounting Office (TCU).


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