February 2006
Future Times;2006, Vol. 1, p10
Presents several articles related to health and medicine in New Zealand. "Public Health, Ethics and Equity," edited by S. Anand, F. Peter and A. Sen; "The Truth About Drug Companies: How They Deceive Us and What to Do About It," by M. Angell; "The UK House of Commons Health Committee Report on the Influence of the Pharmaceutical Industry."


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