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The Resource Pills, power, and policy : the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences, Dominique A. Tobbell

Pills, power, and policy : the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences, Dominique A. Tobbell

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Pills, power, and policy : the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences
Title
Pills, power, and policy
Title remainder
the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences
Statement of responsibility
Dominique A. Tobbell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since the 1950s, the American pharmaceutical industry has been heavily criticized for its profit levels, the high cost of prescription drugs, drug safety problems, and more, yet it has, together with the medical profession, staunchly and successfully opposed regulation. Pills, Power, and Policyoffers a lucid history of how the American drug industry and key sectors of the medical profession came to be allies against pharmaceutical reform. It details the political strategies they have used to influence public opinion, shape legislative reform, and define the regulatory environment of prescriptio
Member of
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N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tobbell, Dominique A.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
California/Milbank books on health and the public
Series volume
23
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drugs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • MEDICAL
  • Drugs
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • United States
  • Drug Industry
  • Economics, Pharmaceutical
  • History, 20th Century
Label
Pills, power, and policy : the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences, Dominique A. Tobbell
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledgeable relations : the building of a pharmaceutical research network -- Workforce relations : the invention of the pharmaceutical post-doctoral fellowship -- Professional relations : crafting the public image of the health care team -- Cold war alliances : Kefauver's bid for pharmaceutical reform -- Expert alliances : creating the drug research board -- Generic alliances and the backlash against regulatory reform
Control code
ocn782926070
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280116773
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszmv4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782926070
Label
Pills, power, and policy : the struggle for drug reform in Cold War America and its consequences, Dominique A. Tobbell
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Knowledgeable relations : the building of a pharmaceutical research network -- Workforce relations : the invention of the pharmaceutical post-doctoral fellowship -- Professional relations : crafting the public image of the health care team -- Cold war alliances : Kefauver's bid for pharmaceutical reform -- Expert alliances : creating the drug research board -- Generic alliances and the backlash against regulatory reform
Control code
ocn782926070
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280116773
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttszmv4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)782926070

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