Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients (eBook, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients

Author: Ben Goldacre
Publisher: London : Fourth Estate, 2012. ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Book
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goldacre, Ben.
Bad pharma
(OCoLC)805010249
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Goldacre
ISBN: 9780007363643 0007363648
OCLC Number: 1193355771
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 430 pages : illustrations)
Contents: Missing data --
Where do new drugs come from? --
Bad regulators --
Bad trials --
Bigger, simpler trials --
Marketing.
Responsibility: Ben Goldacre.

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`Bad Science' hilariously exposed the tricks that quacks and journalists use to distort science, becoming a 400,000 copy bestseller. Now Ben Goldacre puts the $600bn global pharmaceutical industry  Read more...

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`Goldacre has managed to achieve something marvellous here ... He has humanised the numbers so they become relevant. More than that, this is a book to make you enraged - properly, bone-shakingly Read more...

 
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