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Table 1 Major themes around restricted access to tumour necrosis factor inhibitors

From: Recent developments in targeting access to high cost medicines in Australia

Predetermined Interview topics
Perceptions of PBS-restrictions on access
Experience with application process
Pre-PBS collaboration between the different stakeholder groups
Post-PBS collaboration between the different stakeholder groups
Sources of information
Major themes emerging from data
Access to medicines
   Targeting access
   Review of the PBS-restrictions
Implications of access arrangements in practice
   Effects on the practice of rheumatology
   Ethical issues
   Roles and responsibilities
PBS Decision-making process
   Stakeholder consultation process
   Transparency
Information provision