TITLE

Vioxx award good news for Canadian lawsuits

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/27/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 7, p744
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Texas court ruling in favor of Carol Ernst, who sued the drug manufacturer Merck & Co. after her husband died of an arrhythmia after taking rofecoxib, as of September 2005. Facts of the case; Overview of the drug; Implications for similar lawsuits in Canada.
ACCESSION #
18257456

 

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