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Author Stossel, Thomas P., author.

Title Pharmaphobia : how the conflict of interest myth undermines American medical innovation / Thomas P. Stossel.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Highland CC Stacks - HCCY-13  RA418.3.U6 S86 2015    AVAILABLE
Description xix, 333 pages ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The stakes -- A practitioner's history of medical innovation -- Enter the conflict-of-interest mania -- The mania mongers -- Abusing evidence -- Bad policy process -- Flawed and damaging policies -- Misunderstanding innovation -- Economic illiteracy -- Misplaced criticism of incremental innovation -- Rushing to judgment with product safety alarms -- Demonizing marketing is false advertising -- The 'gift' smoke screen -- The lawyers' ball -- The price we pay -- What is to be done?.
Subject Medical care -- United States.
Inventions -- United States.
Conflict of interests -- United States.
Medical care, Cost of -- United States.
Delivery of Health Care -- United States.
Inventions -- United States.
Conflict of Interest -- United States.
Consumer Product Safety -- United States.
Health Care Costs -- United States.
Marketing of Health Services -- United States.
ISBN 9781442244627 hardcover alkaline paper
1442244623 hardcover alkaline paper

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