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Chasing medical miracles
the promise and perils of clinical trials
1st U.S. ed.
Alex O'Meara

Published 2009 by Walker & Co. in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Chasing Medical Miracles" is the first book to give readers a behind-the-scenes look at the complicated world of clinical trials, revealing how a multibillion-dollar industry of private companies conducting them with little oversight has taken root and quietly become a major part of the American medical establishment.

Table of 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.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-254) and index.

Other Titles
Promise and perils of clinical trials

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
615.50724
Library of Congress
R853.C55 C45 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
263 p. ;
Number of pages
263

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24385458M
Internet Archive
chasingmedicalmi00omea
ISBN 10
0802716962
ISBN 13
9780802716965
LC Control Number
2010286900
OCLC/WorldCat
318090774

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