At Your Own RISK

Lemonick, Michael D.; Goldstein, Andrew; Park, Alice
April 2002
Time International (South Pacific Edition);4/22/2002, Issue 15, p46
Focuses on the risks associated with clinical trials in medicine. Debate about the safety regulations of the trials, which often involve desperately ill patients; Expectation that the number of trials will increase, and along with that, the number of deaths; Description of various scandals such as one involving Dr. Michael McGee's treatment of Cherlynn Mathias; Topic of medical ethics; Financial conflicts of interest.


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