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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Goldacre puts the 600-billion-dollar global pharmaceutical industry under the microscope. What he reveals is a fascinating, terrifying mess
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
DLC
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Goldacre, Ben
Dewey number
615.1072/4
Index
index present
LC call number
RM301.27
LC item number
.G65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Drugs
  • Drugs
  • Clinical trials
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Drugs
Target audience
adult
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how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients
Label
Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Missing data -- Where do new drugs come from? -- Bad regulators -- Bad trials -- Bigger, simpler trials -- Marketing -- Afterword: better data
Control code
ocn814389713
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780865478008
Lccn
2012038902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)814389713
Label
Bad pharma : how drug companies mislead doctors and harm patients, Ben Goldacre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Intro -- Missing data -- Where do new drugs come from? -- Bad regulators -- Bad trials -- Bigger, simpler trials -- Marketing -- Afterword: better data
Control code
ocn814389713
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780865478008
Lccn
2012038902
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)814389713

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