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Table 1 The overall scopes of the subjects and the provisions corresponding to the framework

From: Understanding the trends in international agreements on pricing and reimbursement for newly marketed medicines and their implications for access to medicines: a computational text analysis

  AUSFTA KORUS TPP
Signed / Implemented year 2004 / 2005 2007 / 2012 2018 / 2018
Subjects Annex 2-C - Pharmaceuticals Side letters PBS Chapter 5 – Pharmaceutical products and medical devices Chapter 26 – Transparency and Anticorruption Annex 26-A Transparency and Procedural Fairness for Pharmaceutical Products and Medical Devices
Composition 6 provisions and 580 words 4 provisions and 251 words 8 provisions and 1731 words 3 sections (definitions, transparency, anti-corruption),
12 provisions, 3136 words
5 provisions and 2072 words
Principles 1: Agreed Principles   1: General provisions 2: Principles
Value for money
(innovation)
  2: Access to innovation
Transparency 2: Transparency 4 provisions are related with transparency 3: Transparency 2: Publication
3: Administrative Proceedings
4: Review and Appeal
5: Provision of Information
3: Procedural Fairness
Others 3: Medicines Working Group
4: Regulatory Cooperation
5: Dissemination of Information
6: Definitions
  4: Dissemination of Information
5: Ethical Business Practices
6: Regulatory Cooperation
7: Medicines and medical devices committee
8: Definitions
1: Definitions 1: Definitions
4: Dissemination of Information to Health Professionals and Consumers
5: Consultation