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How medicine is broken, and how we can fix it.

Author: Ben Goldacre
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Fourth Estate, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Revised and updated edition
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Following the bestselling 'Bad Science', which mercilessly exposed the evils of bogus, pseudo-scientific remedies, Ben Goldacre puts the global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Goldacre
ISBN: 9780007498086 000749808X
OCLC Number: 879331367
Notes: Previous edition: 2012.

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Ben Goldacre puts the $600bn global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope. What he reveals is a fascinating, terrifying mess. ***Now updated with the latest government responses to the book***  Read more...

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`This is a book to make you enraged - properly, bone-shakingly furious - because it's about how big business puts profits over patient welfare, allows people to die because they don't want to Read more...

 
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