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  • Drug development -- Popular works.
     
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    The pharmaceutical industry / Jamuna Carroll, book editor.
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  • Drug development -- Popular works.
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  • Drugs -- Research -- Popular works.
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  • Pharmaceutical industry -- Popular works.
  • Publisher Info: 
    Detroit : Greenhaven Press, c2009.
    Description: 
    212 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    ISBN: 
    9780737742381 (hardcover)
    0737742380 (hardcover)
    9780737742398 (pbk.)
    0737742399 (pbk.)
    Series: 
    Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
    Contents: 
    Is pharmaceutical research safe and unbiased? Pharmaceutical clinical trials save lives / Jan Jarboe Russell ; Pharmaceutical clinical trials imperil lives / David Evans, Michael Smith, and Liz Willen ; Drug industry-funded research is biased / Leonard Glantz, as told to Sara Hoffman Jurand ; Most drug industry-funded research is not biased / Ronald Bailey ; Requiring clinical trials registration would ensure patients' safety / Iain Chalmers, as told to the Bulletin of the World Health Organization ; Requiring clinical trials registration would hinder drug development / International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers & Associations -- Are prescription drugs appropriately regulated? The FDA actively regulates drug safety / Henry I. Miller ; Terminal patients should be allowed to take unapproved medications / Scott Ballenger, as told to Margot Adler ; Terminal patients should not be allowed access to unapproved medications / Ralph W. Moss ; The FDA should not allow pharmacists to dispense behind-the-counter drugs / Rick Kellerman ; The FDA's black box warnings on antidepressants did not cause an increase in youth suicides / Alison Bass -- Are pharmaceutical marketing practices ethical? Drug detailing greatly influences doctors' prescribing habits / Carl Elliott ; Drug detailing has little influence on doctors' prescribing habits / Natalie Mizik and Robert Jacobson ; Direct-to-consumer drug marketing educates patients / Sal Perreca ; Direct-to-consumer drug marketing harms patients / Peter R. Mansfield ; Drug manufacturers' efforts to educate doctors are legitimate and ethical / The Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America ; Drug manufacturers' efforts to educate doctors are unethical / Marcia Angell -- Is the cost of prescription drugs in America appropriate? The cost of prescription drugs is justified / Richard A. Epstein ; The cost of prescription drugs is outrageous / Alliance for Retired Americans Educational Fund ; Americans should be able to buy cheaper drugs outside the country / Gil Gutknecht ; Americans should not be permitted to buy drugs outside the country / Michelle Plasari ; The government should allow price negotiations for Medicare drugs / National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare ; The government should not allow price negotiations for Medicare drugs / Benjamin Zycher.
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