TITLE

WORST PILLS, BEST PILLS

AUTHOR(S)
Wolfe, Sidney M.
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine;Summer2006, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p785
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses issues and topics contained in the book "Worst Pills, Best Pills," by Sidney M. Wolfe. Originally, the book listed about a hundred or so drugs that showed negative side-effects and a corresponding safer alternatives for everyone of them. The purpose of the book, in parallel with the efforts to get the Food and Drug Administration to ban or put stronger warnings on these drugs, is to try to encourage patients to do something about it.
ACCESSION #
22124010

 

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