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What does PBS stand for?

PBS stands for Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (Australia)

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In almost all other countries, quinolones have been freely available and used for a broad range of indications as first-line therapy and have been promoted in treatment guidelines for conditions such as community-acquired pneumonia and uncomplicated urinary tract infections (11,12) Australia has a subsidized outpatient pharmaceutical plan, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS).
THE PHARMACEUTICAL BENEFITS SCHEME There is an assumption by some unthinking people that the large drug companies are concerned merely to set "fair" prices for their products.