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The truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it, Marcia Angell

Label
The truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it
Title
The truth about the drug companies
Title remainder
how they deceive us and what to do about it
Statement of responsibility
Marcia Angell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Angell, Marcia
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9666.5
LC item number
.A74 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Prescription pricing
  • Advertising
  • Pharmaceutical policy
  • Drug Industry
  • Advertising
  • Pharmaceutical Preparations
Label
The truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it, Marcia Angell
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Just how innovative is this industry?
  • 5.
  • "Me-too" drugs : the main business of the pharmaceutical industry
  • 6.
  • How good are new drugs?
  • 7. The
  • hard sell : lures, bribes, and kickbacks
  • 8.
  • Marketing masquerading as education
  • Introduction :
  • 9.
  • Marketing masquerading as research
  • 10.
  • Patent games : stretching out monopolies
  • 11.
  • Buying influence : how the industry makes sure it gets its way
  • 12.
  • Is the party over?
  • 13.
  • How to save the pharmaceutical industry - and get our money's worth
  • Drugs are different
  • Afterword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index
  • 1. The
  • $200 billion colossus
  • 2. The
  • creation of a new drug
  • 3.
  • How much does the pharmaceutical industry really spend on R & D?
Control code
ocm54035188
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 305 p.
Isbn
9780375508462
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004041212
Label
The truth about the drug companies : how they deceive us and what to do about it, Marcia Angell
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • 4.
  • Just how innovative is this industry?
  • 5.
  • "Me-too" drugs : the main business of the pharmaceutical industry
  • 6.
  • How good are new drugs?
  • 7. The
  • hard sell : lures, bribes, and kickbacks
  • 8.
  • Marketing masquerading as education
  • Introduction :
  • 9.
  • Marketing masquerading as research
  • 10.
  • Patent games : stretching out monopolies
  • 11.
  • Buying influence : how the industry makes sure it gets its way
  • 12.
  • Is the party over?
  • 13.
  • How to save the pharmaceutical industry - and get our money's worth
  • Drugs are different
  • Afterword
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index
  • 1. The
  • $200 billion colossus
  • 2. The
  • creation of a new drug
  • 3.
  • How much does the pharmaceutical industry really spend on R & D?
Control code
ocm54035188
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 305 p.
Isbn
9780375508462
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004041212

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