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The Resource Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre

Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre

Label
Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients
Title
Bad pharma
Title remainder
how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients
Statement of responsibility
Ben Goldacre
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Argues that doctors are deliberately misinformed by profit-seeking pharmaceutical companies who withhold information about drug efficacy and side effects, explaining pharmaceutical data manipulation and its consequences
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10166187
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Goldacre, Ben
Dewey number
615.1072
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RM301.27
LC item number
.G65 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Essais cliniques des médicaments
  • Industrie pharmaceutique
  • Industrie pharmaceutique
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients
Label
Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Missing data -- Where do new drugs come from? -- Bad regulators -- Bad trials -- Bigger, simpler trials -- Marketing -- Conclusion: better data -- Afterword: what happened next
Control code
ocn845516956
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American Paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 456 pages
Isbn
9780865478060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)845516956
Label
Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-435) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Missing data -- Where do new drugs come from? -- Bad regulators -- Bad trials -- Bigger, simpler trials -- Marketing -- Conclusion: better data -- Afterword: what happened next
Control code
ocn845516956
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First American Paperback edition.
Extent
xviii, 456 pages
Isbn
9780865478060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)845516956

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