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The Resource Our daily meds : how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs, Melody Petersen

Our daily meds : how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs, Melody Petersen

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Our daily meds : how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs
Title
Our daily meds
Title remainder
how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs
Statement of responsibility
Melody Petersen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author shows how corporate salesmanship has triumphed over science inside the biggest pharmaceutical companies and, in turn, how this promotion driven industry has taken over the practice of medicine and is changing American life
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
Dewey number
338.4/761510973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9666.5
LC item number
.P415 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QV 736
NLM item number
P484o 2008
Label
Our daily meds : how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs, Melody Petersen
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-411) and index
Contents
Creating disease -- Midwestern medicine show -- Chemical imbalance -- The early years -- An awakening : the age of the blockbuster -- Ghostwriters and secret studies -- "Neurontin for everything" -- Altered state -- Deadly doses
Control code
u1183134
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
432 p.
Isbn
9780374228279
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002097
System control number
(OCoLC)166378206
Label
Our daily meds : how the pharmaceutical companies transformed themselves into slick marketing machines and hooked the nation on prescription drugs, Melody Petersen
Link
Publication
Note
"Sarah Crichton books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-411) and index
Contents
Creating disease -- Midwestern medicine show -- Chemical imbalance -- The early years -- An awakening : the age of the blockbuster -- Ghostwriters and secret studies -- "Neurontin for everything" -- Altered state -- Deadly doses
Control code
u1183134
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
432 p.
Isbn
9780374228279
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008002097
System control number
(OCoLC)166378206

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