Causes of drug shortages in the U.S. 2011-2013

Reported causes of drug shortages in the United States between January 2011 and June 2013

by Statista Research Department, last edited Feb 6, 2014
Causes of drug shortages in the U.S. 2011-2013 This statistic illustrates the percentual distribution of reported causes of drug shortages in the United States from January 2011 through June 2013. Some 40 percent of reported causes of drug shortages in the U.S. concerned quality problems. Quality problems include, for example, such issues as bacterial contamination or particulate matter (i.e., metal or glass particles in vials).
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Reported causes of drug shortages in the United States between January 2011 and June 2013

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