# 6. Calculate Herfindahl Index and Concentration Ratios for these markets. Drug Companies H.I. = ?

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### economics in healthcare

6. Calculate Herfindahl Index and Concentration Ratios for these markets. Drug Companies H.I. = ?, C.R. ? Health Care Providers: H.I.=? , C.R.= ? 2005 SOM 2005 SOM Drug Co1 18.8 HC Co 1 43.1 Drug Co2 17.9 HC Co 2 31.7 Drug Co3 15.3 HC Co 3 15.8 Drug Co 4 13.6 Drug Co 5 12.2 ...

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solve the problem A drug is injected into a patient and the concentration of the drug is monitored. The drug's concentration, C(t), in milligrams after t hours is modeled by C(t) = (7t)/2t^2+4.

### polynomials & rational function

A drug is administered to a patient and the concentration of the drug in the bloodstream is monitored. At time t >= 0(in hours since giving the drug) the concentration is given by(in mg/L) c(t) = 5t / (t^2+1) Graph the function. From the graph, how do I find a)the highest ...

### Algebra

An asthma medicine is to be prepared from an elixir with a drug concentration of 5 mg/mL and a cherry flavored syrup that is to be added to hide the taste of the drug. How much of each must be used to prepare 100 mL of solution with a drug concentration of 2 mg/mL?

### Algebra

An asthma medicine is to be prepared from an elixir with a drug concentration of 5 mg/mL and a cherry flavored syrup that is to be added to hide the taste of the drug. How much of each must be used to prepare 100 mL of solution with a drug concentration of 2 mg/mL?

### Calc

Write a deferential equation describing the given situation. The rate at which the concentration of a drug in the bloodstream decreases is proportional to the concentration. Let Q(t) be the concentration of the drug at any time t and k be a positive constant. dQ/dt = ? THANKS!!!

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A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

### Math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

### math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(x) =3t/t^2 + 1 Approximate the highest concentration of the drug reached in the bloodstream Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2. Solve algaebraically

### Social Studies

"That drug companies should NOT waive patents on HIV drugs in the developing world" Is this statement saying that drug companies should not give out drugs for free? What would be some points I could use to back up this argument please?

### College Algebra

Quadratic Function problem: When a certain drug is taken orally, the concentration of the drug in the patients bloodstream after t minutes is given by C(t)=0.06t-0.0002t^2, where 0 ≤ t ≤ 240 and the concentration is measured by mg/L. When is the maximum serum ...

### College Algebra

When a certain drug is taken orally, the concentration of the drug in the patients bloodstream after t minutes is given by C(t)=0.06t-0.0002t^2, where 0 is less than or equal to "t" which is less than or equal to 240 and the concentration is measured by mg/L. When is the ...

### MATH

a drug has a half life of 5 hours. write the exponential function that gives the concentration of the drug over time assuming an initial concentration of 2 mg/ml

### calculate ratios

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47 65 42 47 16 36 54 17 21 58 16 31 32 13 22 The following list contains P/E ratios (price of stock divided by projected earnings per share) for health care companies. Find th and th percentiles for these ratios.

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### Calculus

A patient is given a drug intravenously at a rate of 43.2 mg/hour. The drug enters a compartment volume or the volume of the part of the body of 35,000 ml. The rate at which the drug leaves the body (mg/hour) is proportional to the quantity present, with proportionality ...

### Calculus

The concentration of a drug in a patient's bloodstream t hours after it is taken after it is taken is given by C(t) = 0.016t/(t+2)^2 mg/cm^3 Find the maximum concentration of the drug and the time at which it occurs.

### Calculus

The concentration of a drug in a patient's bloodstream t hours after it is taken after it is taken is given by C(t) = 0.016t/(t+2)^2 mg/cm^3 Find the maximum concentration of the drug and the time at which it occurs.

### finance (capital to corporations)

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### Advanced Functions - Grade 12

The function C (t) = 0.16t/t^2 + t + 2 models the concentration, C, in milligrams per cubic centimetre, of a drug entering the bloodstream over time, t, in minutes. a) Sketch the graph of the relation. b) Explain the shape of the graph in the context of the concentration of ...

### Managerial Economics/Math

This is an MBA-level Managerial Economics course. I am working on a homework assignment and have a couple problems that I don't really know how to get started. Here is another: Assume that a drug manufacturer sells a major drug in Europe and the U.S. Because of legal ...

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### investing 2-17

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### chemistry

Calculate the mass of solvent that would contain 3.0 mg of a drug if the concentration was 3.5%

### Economics

A tract of land is found to contain a plant from which drug companies can extract a newly discovered cancer-fighting medicine. This variety of plant does not grow anywhere else in the world. Initially, the many owners of lots within this trtact, who had not planned to use the ...

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Loans to companies, cities, or states that usually pay a specified interest rate are called: A. stocks B. bonds C. mutual funds D. money markets it is B bonds Which of the following is NOT an advantage of buying mutual funds? A. You can start with a small amount B. You reduce ...

### Calculus II Help Please

Only question I can't do on the assignment In pharmacokinetics the area under the graph of the drug concentration function with respect to time can be used to determine the total amount of the drug absorbed (the area is actually proportional to the amount of the drug absorbed...

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In a livestock research stations a new drug for a certain fowl disease is being tried. Samples of 36 fowls were diagnosed to have the disease. Twenty (20) fowls were treated with the drug and the rest were not. (a) Calculate the probability that a fowl picked at random is (i) ...

### math

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### Math

A drug in the bloodstream has a concentration of c(t) =at/t^2 +b A= 3, b=1 Determine how long it takes for the drug to drop below 0.2 solve algaebraically Find algaebraically when c(t) less then 0.5

### Math

half life of a drug in the bloodstream is 14 hours. By what factor does the concentration of the drug decrease in 22 hours?

### chemistry

On this problem I keep getting the wrong answer. I am subtracting the initial concentration of Cl2 by the equilibrium concentration then using the difference to subtract for the rest using the mole ratios. Then i used the keq constant equation of concentration of products over...

### P.E.

_______________ occurs when a person internationally uses drug improperly. A side affect Drug misuse*** Drug synergism Drug abuse Thanks!!

### calculus

Drug concentration is defined by; c(t)= 0.2t÷t^2+1 mg/cm^3...when is the concentration increasing/ decreasing (between 0 and 4hours)?

### Drug Bioavilability (Pharm.)

Assess with explanation the bioavailability by oral route of the following drugs with the specified properties. Also suggest ways to achieve the therapeutic concentration if the bioavailability is not favorable. (Note: change of route of administration should be considered as ...

### Health

Nausea, vomiting, or headache after taking a drug may be due to A . Dependency B . Addiction C . Side effects D . Tolerance •• ________ occurs when a person intentionally uses a drug improperly. A. A side effect •• B. Drug misuse C. Drug synergism D. Drug abuse Correct...

### Math

A pharmacist is to prepare 30 milliliters of a solution with a drug concentration of 2 mg/mL. To do so, he will mix a solution with a drug concentration of 7 mg/mL with grape-flavored syrup. If 𝑥 represents the number of milliliters of grape-flavored syrup needed, find...

### international to business

For many global companies, China represents a very attractive market in terms of size and growth rate. Yet, it ranks lower in terms of economic freedom and higher in political risk than other country markets because it has a communist government. Despite these risks, ...

### international business

For many global companies, China represents a very attractive market in terms of size and growth rate. Yet, it ranks lower in terms of economic freedom and higher in political risk than other country markets because it has a communist government. Despite these risks, ...

### Ethics

I need lots of reasons why drug companies charge so much for drugs?

### Psychology

Drug addiction occurs when: A. an individual will lie about taking a drug. B. a drug no longer causes a person to get high, but they take it again. C. biological or psychological dependence on taking the drug develops. D. a person can be without the drug no longer than five days.

### Health (Ms. Sue)

1. Differentiate drug tolerance from physical dependence. A: Drug tolerance is a condition in which a user need more of a drug to feel the same effect felt when first using the drug, whereas physical dependence is a states in which the body relies upon a given drug in order to...

### P.E. ASAP PLZ

A person who has a really bad cough decides to take twice the recommended amount of cough syrup. This is an example of Drug misuse*** Drug abuse A drug overdose Proper drug use

### statistics

3 different drugs are under consideration for trating a given ailment. in the past 10,000 applications, drug A was sed 2500 times, drug B 4000 times, and drug C 3500 times. when an expert was asked to rank the effectiveness of the 3 drugs, he replied: "drugs A is twice as ...

### Accounting

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### Math

The point (-8,3) lies on the terminal arm of angle theta in standard position. Determine the primary trigonometric ratios for angle theta and calculate the value of theta to the nearest degree. Only the sine ratio was positive, and when I used that to calculate the angle, it ...

### internationa business

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### College Algebra

The concentration C of a certain drug in a patient's bloodstream t minutes after injection is given by C(t)=50t/t^2+25. Determine the time at which the concentration is highest. Round your answer to the nearest tenth of a minute.

### International Business

For many global companies, China represents a very attractive market in terms of size and growth rate. Yet, it ranks lower in terms of economic freedom and higher in political risk than other country markets because it has a communist government. Despite these risks, ...

### Economics/social studies

This isn't an example of an invisible hand is it? A single drug company obtains a patent on a lifesaving drug. The company can charge whatever it chooses for the drug and will not lose customers. Is the invisible hand at work in this scenario? I say no because the customers ...

### chemistry

When 10.0 mL of 0.012 M Pb(No3)2 is mixed with 10.0 mL of 0.030M KI, a yellow precipitate of PbI2(s) forms. a. Calculate the molarity of [Pb2+] b. calculate the initial molarity of [I-] c. On measuring the equilibrium concentration of [I-] it cam out to be 8.0 x 10^-3 M. ...

### check my science hw please.

24. can provide an economic benefit to A. drug companies B. tourists C.hikers D.endangered species I got A for my answer.

### international business

For many global companies, China represents a very attractive market in terms of size and growth rate. Yet, it ranks lower in terms of economic freedom and higher in political risk than other country markets because it has a communist government. Despite these risks, ...

### Statistics

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

### Statistics

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

### statistics

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

### statistics

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

### Statistics

Rising prescription drug prices caused the U.S. Congress to consider laws that would force pharmaceutical companies to offer prescription discounts to senior citizens without drug benefits. The House Government Reform Committee provided data on the prescription cost of some of...

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Rising prescription drug prices caused the U.S. Congress to consider laws that would force pharmaceutical companies to offer prescription discounts to senior citizens without drug benefits. The House Government Reform Committee provided data on the prescription cost of some of...

### Organic Chemistry

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### PE/Health

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### College Algebra

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### math calculus

The concentration C (in milligrams per milliliter) of a drug in a patient's bloodstream t hours after injection into muscle tissue is modeled by C = 3t/26 + t^3 Use differentials to approximate the change in the concentration when t changes from t = 1 to t = 1.5. (Round your ...

### math calculus

The concentration C (in milligrams per milliliter) of a drug in a patient's bloodstream t hours after injection into muscle tissue is modeled by C = 3t/26 + t^3 Use differentials to approximate the change in the concentration when t changes from t = 1 to t = 1.5. (Round your ...

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### character education

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### 12th grade

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### Marketing

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### marketing

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### Chemistry Lab

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