Access Patient Resources

Understanding the medical and pharmaceutical landscape is an essential – and oftentimes, first – step for any patient and their loved ones after a diagnosis. We’ve pulled together a wide range of informative resources on diseases, research, treatments, programs, coverage, and more to help patients at every step of their journey. Explore them below. 


Actual Versus Projected Death Rates for HIV/AIDS in the U.S.

The introduction of HAART treatments caused a significant drop in the HIV/AIDS death rate.


Clinical Trials - What You Need to Know

Clinical trials are central to the work of biopharmaceutical researchers - they advance the science of bringing new medicines to patients.


America’s biopharmaceutical industry is central to diverse R&D ecosystem

Dr. Tim Garnett, CMO of Eli Lilly and Company, emphasizes that creating lifesaving medicines is the focus of the biopharmaceutical industry.


Improve Access to Important Clinical Information

Learn how insurers use a range of techniques that may interfere with a doctor’s prescribed course of treatment and impact patient care.

Fact Sheet

Patient-Focused Drug Development

Incorporating the patient’s voice in the development and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) evaluation of new medicines.


4 Reasons Why Importing Drugs is Bad for Patients

This infographic details four reasons why importing drugs is bad for patients, especially regarding safety.


How patients with dyslipidemia save with Medicare Part D

Patients with dyslipidemia save with Medicare Part D. This graphic shows how.


How patients with heart failure save with Medicare Part D

See how patients with congestive heart failure save with Medicare Part D.


Working for Patients

America’s biopharmaceutical companies create medicines that provide hope that a cure can be found.


High Cholesterol Patient Profile - Sheryl

Sheryl has been able to get her high cholesterol under control through lifestyle changes like diet and exercise.


Patient Profile: Bill

Every 40 seconds, an American adult dies from a heart attack, stroke, or vascular disease, equating to nearly 800,000 deaths per year.


How patients with hypertension save with Medicare Part D

Adherent seniors’ net savings were approximately $5,824 per year compared to non-adherent beneficiaries.


Falling Death Rates for HIV/AIDS Patients

This data visualization provides a look at the actual vs projected death rates for HIV/AIDs in the United States.

Codes & Guidelines

Principles on Interactions with Patient Organizations

Biopharmaceutical companies share with patient organizations a commitment to patients and a mission to discover cures and fight disease.

Codes & Guidelines

PhRMA Principles on Interactions with Patient Orgs 2012

Interactions Between Biopharmaceutical Companies and Patient Organizations Advance Biomedical Research