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Title:
The risks of prescription drugs
Author:
Light, Donald, Jr., 1942-
Publication Information:
New York : Columbia University Press, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
167 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Bearing the risks of prescription drugs / Donald Light -- The Food and Drug Administration : inadequate protection from serious risks / Donald Light -- The commercialization of medical decisions : physicians and patients at risk / Howard Brody -- Pharmaceuticals and the medicalization of social life / Allan Horwitz -- Medicalization and risk scares : the case of menopause and HRT / Cheryl Stults and Peter Conrad -- Toward safer prescribing and better drugs / Donald Light.
Genre:
ISBN:
9780231146920

9780231146937
Format :
Book