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Title Ethics and the pharmaceutical industry / edited by Michael A. Santoro, Thomas M. Gorrie
Published Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2005
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Description 1 online resource (xxxiv, 492 pages) : illustrations
Contents A future agenda for government-industry relations / William C. Weldon -- AIDS activism and the pharmaceutical industry / Martin Delaney -- The campaign against innovation / Sidney Taurel -- Third world perspectives on global pharmaceutical access / James Thuo Gathii -- The promise of vaccines and the influenza vaccine shortage of 2004: public and private partnerships / Gary R. Noble -- Evolving approaches to healthcare challenges / Thomas M. Gorrie -- Property rights in crisis: managers and rescue / Nien-hê Hsieh -- Blurring the lines: public and private partnerships addressing global health / William H. Foege -- Renegotiating the grand bargain: balancing prices, profits, people, and principles / Edward Greg Koski
Direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs: a policy dilemma / Meredith B. Rosenthal, Julie M. Donohue -- Off-label communications and prescription drugs / Schott D. Danzis -- The need for better health information: advancing the informed patient in Europe / Don E. Detmer, Peter Singleton, Scott C. Ratzan -- Who should get access to which drugs? an ethical template for pharmacy benefits / Norman Daniels, James E. Sabin, J. Russell Teagarden -- The application of cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit analysis to pharmaceuticals / Joel W. Hay -- Intellectual property rights, access to life-enhancing drugs, and corporate moral responsibilities / Patricia H. Werhande, Michael E. Gorman
Drug research: between ethical demands and economic constraints / Jürgen Drews -- Emerging international norms for clinical testing: good clinical trial practice / Juhana E. Idänpään-Heikkilä, Sev Fluss -- The regulatory and ethical challenges of pediatric research / M. Dianne Murphy, Sara F. Goldkind -- Including children in research: participation or exploitation? / Robert M. Nelson -- Racial and ethnic inclusiveness in clinical trials / Valentine J. Burroughs -- The rights of patients to participate in clinical research / Glenna M. Crooks -- How should government regulate stem-cell research? views from a scientist-legislator / Rush Holt -- Ethics and prescribing: the clinician's perspective / Charles L. Bardes -- The regulation of prescription drug promotion / Thomas Abrams
Summary This book is a discussion of the ethical dilemmas of drug industry behavior. It examines such aspects as the role of intellectual property rights and patent protection, the moral and economic requisites of research and clinical trials, drug pricing, and marketing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Drug Industry -- ethics.
Drug Industry -- organization & administration.
Ethics, Business.
Social Responsibility.
Technology, Pharmaceutical -- ethics.
Drugs -- Marketing -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Drugs -- Research -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Medical innovations -- Social aspects.
Pharmaceutical industry.
Social responsibility of business.
Form Electronic book
Author Gorrie, Thomas M.
Santoro, Michael A.
LC no. 2005012018
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