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Author O'Meara, Alex.

Title Chasing medical miracles : the promise and perils of clinical trials / Alex O'Meara.

Imprint New York : Walker & Co., 2009.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    615.5072 OME    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    615.50724 OME    DUE 10-26-15 Billed
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Description 263 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-254) and index.
Contents Entering the risky world of clinical trials -- The right and wrong of clinical trials -- Money makes the trial go 'round -- Legal trials -- There's a subject born every minute -- Going global -- The perfect laboratory for clinical trials -- The stories behind the subjects -- Transplanted -- Volunteering for a clinical trial -- Acknowledgements.
Subject Clinical trials.
Clinical trials -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Clinical trials -- Law and legislation.
Drugs -- Testing.
Drugs -- Testing -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Pharmaceutical industry -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Added Title Promise and perils of clinical trials
ISBN 9780802716965 : $25.00

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