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The cure in the code [electronic resource] : how 20th century law is undermining 21st century medicine / Peter W. Huber.

Huber, Peter W. (Peter William), 1952- author. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780465069811 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2013]

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: The triumph - and limits - of socialized medicine -- Sniffers -- Intelligent design -- Coming apart -- Reassembling the pieces (part 1) -- The social contract -- A virus like us -- Drug science from the bottom up -- The fading myth of the FDA's "gold standard" -- Adaptive trials -- Reassembling the pieces (part 2) -- Anthraxing Wall Street -- Dollar doctor science -- The rising cost of helpless care -- The falling cost of health care -- Reassembling the pieces (part 3) -- Dying alone -- The right to sniff -- The end of socialized medicine -- The culture of life.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York Basic Books 2013 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: Biomedical Research > legislation & jurisprudence > United States.
Drug Industry > legislation & jurisprudence > United States.
Legislation, Medical > United States.
State Medicine > legislation & jurisprudence > United States.
Genre: Electronic books.

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