Deadly Medicines and Organised Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare

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CRC Press, Aug 21, 2019 - Medical - 322 pages
PRESCRIPTION DRUGS ARE THE THIRD LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH AFTER HEART DISEASE AND CANCER. In his latest ground-breaking book, Peter C Gotzsche exposes the pharmaceutical industries and their charade of fraudulent behaviour, both in research and marketing where the morally repugnant disregard for human lives is the norm. He convincingly draws close co


Foreword by Richard Smith
Organised crime the business model of big pharma
Very few patients benefit from the drugs they take
Clinical trials a broken social contract with patients
What do thousands of doctors on industry payroll
Hard sell
Impotent drug regulation
Fraudulent celecoxib trial and other lies
Blood glucose was fine but the patients died
Psychiatry the drug industrys paradise
Pushing children into suicide with happy pills
Intimidation threats and violence to protect sales
Busting the industry myths
General system failure calls for a revolution
Having the last laugh at big pharma

Public access to data at drug agencies
Neurontin an epilepsy drug for everything

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Peter Gotzsche

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